JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- University of Minnesota football player Gary Tinsley was laid to rest Saturday morning in his hometown of Jacksonville, Florida.
The 22-year-old died in his on campus apartment at the U of M on April 6th. Police have ruled out foul play, alcohol and drugs as a possible cause to his death.
Tinsley was set to graduate in just a few weeks and had been one of the Gophers leading tacklers the past two seasons.
Dozens of players, coaches and administrative staff from the team attended Tinsley's funeral.
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