Breaking: Mississippi State Coach Mike Leach Has Died

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Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach has passed away. The school confirmed this tragic news just moments ago.

Leach suffered a massive heart attack this past weekend. Reports stated that he suffered possible brain damage as a result of seizures.

EMTs used a defibrillator machine and delivered multiple shocks to restore normal heart rhythm for Leach.

When he arrived at the hospital in Jackson, he was in critical condition.

Mississippi State president Mark E. Keenum issued a heartfelt statement on Leach's impact - on and off the field.

"Coach cast a tremendous shadow not just over Mississippi State University, but over the entire college football landscape

His passing brings great sadness to our university, to the Southeastern Conference, and to all who loved college football.

Leach's family also commented on his passing. "Mike was a giving and attentive husband, father and grandfather," the Leach family said in a statement.