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Gilmer player collapses, dies

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GILMER (KYTX) - The Gilmer High School head football coach has confirmed a player has died tonight.

Junior Desmond Pollard collapsed and died while playing basketball this evening.

Pollard is a heavily recruited junior wide receiver.

He had three older brothers, all who played football at Gilmer High School.

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