Colin Glover Obituary, Death – Colin Glover, a former student at Hewitt-Trussville High School and a basketball player for Birmingham-Southern College, passed away on Friday, December 16. Chief Eric Rush of the Trussville Police Department stated that he was brought to a nearby hospital, but he was pronounced dead there shortly after arrival. On their Facebook page, Birmingham-Southern College Athletics made the following announcement: “Today, the Birmingham-Southern community mourns with the Glover family on the passing of men’s basketball student-athlete Colin Glover.”

In a joint statement, Athletic Director Kyndall Waters and the Head Men’s Basketball Coach Chris Graves referred to Colin as a “terrific student, a hard-working player, and an amazing teammate.” “We are praying for him and his family, particularly his twin brother Cam, who is also a member of the BSC Men’s Basketball team,” he said. We ask God to grant peace and comfort to the Glover family, to BSC Basketball, and to everyone else that Colin’s life touched.

Glover was a member of the Birmingham-Southern Men’s Basketball team and played the position of guard. Glover was chosen for the Southern Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll during the 2021-2022 season. He also played in 19 games for the Panthers during that season and was a member of the team that ranked in the top 30 of three statistical categories: three-pointers attempted, offensive rebounds per game, and total rebounds per game. He had been on the Dean’s List at UAB before transferring to another school. In addition, he was a member of the National Honor Society and participated in basketball while attending Hewitt-Trussville High School.

On Friday, the athletic director for Trussville City Schools, Lance Walker, expressed his sadness at the passing of a former student-athlete from Trussville High School named Colin Glover. “He was an excellent member of the squad and always had a good attitude. He was a model citizen for the Hewitt-Trussville athletic department. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the Glover family during this difficult time.