On Monday afternoon a deadly stabbing happened outside Gregory Gym, where many sports teams practice during the season, on the campus of the University of Texas that rocked the Longhorn world.
The Texas sports world reacted to the scary news on Twitter:
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Praying for the victims of the stabbing on campus. 🙇🏽
If you're on campus please be safe!
— Blu (@blu_breed) May 1, 2017
Football player Tope Imade:
Somebody is going around UT's campus stabbing students around the PCL/Gregory Gym. Stay inside and please be safe.
— Tope Imade (@TopeImade) May 1, 2017
Football player John Burt:
Everyone please be safe. If you're inside stay inside
— John Burt (@JohnBurt_1) May 1, 2017
After the a suspect was arrested, Texas sports figures continued to react to the events.
Texas football coach Tom Herman:
Our hearts go out to the victims and all affected by today’s senseless act of violence on campus. Prayers are with our entire UT community.
Texas women’s basketball coach Karen Aston:
Deeply saddened by the events on campus today. We are safe and our prayers go out to those affected by this senseless tragedy.
— Karen Aston (@CoachKarenA) May 1, 2017
Former Texas basketball standout Myles Turner:
Thoughts and prayers out to the victims in ATX today sad…
— Myles Turner (@Original_Turner) May 1, 2017
Texas linebacker Malik Jefferson:
Man please pray for our campus times like this anybody needs anything don't hesitate to talk. #HookEm
— Malik Jefferson (@malikjefferson) May 1, 2017
Former Texas football player Paul Boyette:
Prayers to those at The University of Texas. Times like theses we need to take strong & pray for one another. 🙏🏾 #HookEm
— Paul PBJ Boyette Jr. (@PaulBoyetteJr) May 1, 2017
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