Wofford player collapses on bench during football game


COOKEVILLE, TN (WSPA) – A Wofford College football player collapsed in the bench area during the team’s game against Tennessee Tech.

Linebacker Michael Roach was attended to by athletic training staff and EMS before he was taken to Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

According to the college, Roach was alert and responsive when he was taken to the hospital.

Roach will be kept in the hospital overnight for observation.

Michael Roach is a junior from Kenosha, Wisconsin.

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