Da Boot Sports
By: Terrill J. Weil
BATON ROUGE, LA: It's been reported that LSU running back coach Kevin Faulk has left the team after the passing of his 19 year old daughter on Monday.
Kevione Faulk was a student worker on the LSU football staff. The Cause of her death is unknown
“Obviously we put coach Faulk and his family first,” Orgeron said. “Everybody here is sick to their stomach. Feel bad for coach Faulk. He’s a great man with a great family, and I can’t imagine the pain they’re going through.”
“I don’t expect him to be here Saturday,” Orgeron added. “I told him to take time with his family first.”
“We are heartbroken with the passing of Kevione Faulk, and our thoughts and prayers are with the Faulk family and all
of those who love Kevione,” the team said in a statement.
“She was part of the LSU Family, and we mourn the loss of a daughter, a sister, a friend, a classmate and a colleague. We ask that all Tigers keep the Faulks in their prayers and respect their privacy at this difficult time.”