Georgia Football player and staffer killed in weekend crash

Georgia O-Lineman Devin Willock during the National Title Game Jan. 9th Photo credit Mark J. Reiblas USA Today Sports

Two members of the back to back National Champion Georgia Football program are dead after an early morning crash over the weekend. 20 year old Devin Willock , a player for the Bulldogs and 24 year old recruiting staffer Chandler Lecroy died following a crash in Athens around 2:45 Sunday morning.

24 year old Georgia Football Recruiting Staff Member Chandler Lecroy Photo credit USA Today Sports

Willock was a Redshirt Sophomore who played in every game for Georgia, he started at Right Guard in wins over Tennessee and Kentucky. Police say, Lecroy was driving the crash happened. Two other members of the program were passengers in the vehicle and were injured in the wreck.

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Bulldog Head Coach Kirby Smart released a statement expressing his grief saying " we are all heartbroken and devastated by the loss of Devin and Chandler." Smart would go on to praise the character and attitude of both them, as well.

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