Spencer Webb: University of Oregon football player dies of head injury after fall

According to the sheriff’s office, police responded to a rockfall near Triangle Lake, Oregon, where a 22-year-old man “fell and hit his head.” The male, later identified as Webb, could not be resuscitated. Police say there is no evidence of foul play and Webb’s death “appears to be accidental”.

“We are deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Spencer Webb,” Oregon Football said in a statement. social media statement Thursday. “Our hearts go out to his family, teammates and friends at this difficult time. We will miss Spencer very much.”

Oregon Ducks head coach Dan Lanning added, “So much life in every moment of the day. We will miss your smile and energy, Spencer. I love you!”

Webb began his fifth year with the team. Webb played in 14 games last season, catching 13 passes for 87 yards and one touchdown, according to the University of Oregon website.