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Ex-Illini star Roundtree, paralyzed in accident, dies at 23

2 monthes ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Former Illinois football star Bobby Roundtree, who was paralyzed from the waist down in a swimming accident two years ago, died Friday, the university said. He was 23.
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Former Illinois football player Bobby Roundtree dies at 23

Former Illinois football player Bobby Roundtree dies at 23

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - After suffering a spinal cord injury in the spring of 2019, he became an inspiration to people inside and outside the Illinois football program as he worked to regain his strength after a serious injury.
His determination during the biggest challenge of his life is what many are remembering about Bobby Roundtree after his death at the age of 23 on Friday.
The Illini Family has lost one of its inspirational leaders with the passing of Bobby Roundtree Friday in the Tampa Bay area.
RIP BobbyRoundtr97. We will miss you. pic.twitter.com/VRo5tiNIJ5 - Illinois Football July 16...
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