I woke up this morning to some very horrible, as Washington State starting quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead yesterday. The news was confirmed by the Pullman Police Department:
Pullman PD has confirmed Tyler Hilinski’s demise. pic.twitter.com/c83GNV74ZY
— Stefanie Loh (@StefanieLoh) January 17, 2018
Our thoughts go out to Hilinski’s friends, family, and teammates in the wake of this tragedy.
Hilinski was only 21 years old, and playing for injured starter Luke Falk this past season, completing 72 percent of his passes, throwing for 1,176 yards and seven touchdowns.