Ex-Clemson Tailback Dies after Drowning at Lake: Tyshon Dye Bio, Wiki, Age, Married, Net Worth, Twitter, Cause of Death, Fast Facts You Need to Know

Tyshon Dye Bio

Tyshon Dye Bio

Former Clemson and East Carolina running back Tyshon Dye drowned Friday after swimming in a lake during a family outing. He is a rising star in the world of football, passed away on Friday in a swimming accident. According to the Associated Press, Dye was swimming in a lake on a family outing when he drowned, apparently due to exhaustion. Dye was a running back for East Carolina and then Clemson. He was just 25 years old.

Tyshon Dye Age

He was 25 years old.

Tyshon Dye Family

Dye and his family were reportedly celebrating their holiday at Richard B. Russell State Park in Georgia, right on the South Carolina state border. Elbert County Coroner Chuck Almont told reporters that Dye was swimming in the lake, but he became too tired to make it back to shore, and he ultimately drowned.

Tyshon Dye Education

Dye’s degree from Clemson was in parks, recreation and tourism management,

Tyshon Dye Early Career

Dye played at Elbert County Comprehensive High School before coming to Clemson. He was a reserve on the Tigers’ 2016 national championship team then transferred to East Carolina for his final college season.

Tyshon Dye Tributes

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said everyone with the Tigers was heartbroken over Dye’s death. Swinney called his former player one of the “sweetest souls” he’d ever known and was praying for Dye’s family.

Tyshon Dye Death

All who knew him, both on and off the field agreed that Dye was a kind and sweet person. Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney issued a statement on his passing on Friday, expressing his sadness and surprise at the grim news.