MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WCBI Sports) - Another SEC school in the magnolia state mourns the death of a player today. Wednesday Ole Miss sophomore walk-on lineman Park Stevens was killed in car accident. Thursday, Mississippi State incoming freshman walk-on lineman Mitchell Maxwell was found dead.
Maxwell went to high school at Riverdale in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. His father confirmed the 18-year-old’s death Thursday afternoon, according to the Daily News Journal. The cause of death is unknown. Maxwell was in Florida but was going to move into his dorm in Starkville in just a few days.