Adreian Payne, an ex-Michigan State basketball player, died suddenly at the age of 31.
The death of the former Michigan State Spartan was confirmed on Monday morning.
He was drafted in the first round of the NBA draft in 2014 after four seasons as a member of the Spartans.
Jared Sullinger, a former NBA player, tweeted: “I despise the news I got this morning. My brother/teammate may relax now.”
Adreian Payne cause of death
The reason of death has not been revealed.
What happened to Adreian Payne?
According to Chris Solari of the Detroit Free Press, former Michigan State basketball center Adreian Payne has died. Former teammate Jared Sullinger Sr. was the one who first reported Payne’s death, which Solari later confirmed.
According to sources, Payne, a former NBA player, died unexpectedly on Monday morning. According to the most recent reports and information on social media, he was shot and killed in Florida, according to social media comments.