UF basketball player did not collapse from COVID-19 complications, doctors say

first_imgRELATEDTOPICS Mobile pediatric clinic provides COVID vaccines for children 12+ June 15, 2021 AdvertisementTags: Covid-19Keyontae JohnsonUniversity of Florida COVID-19 restrictions likely kept kids out of swim class, putting them at risk June 9, 2021 Advertisement GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Men’s Basketball player who collapsed on Dec. 12 during a game did not fall to the court as a result of a COVID-19 complication, doctors said. A recent tweet from the Florida Gator’s Mens Basketball verified Twitter account announced that multiple physicians from different institutes across the country agreed that Keyontae Johnson’s medical emergency was not related to or a result of a previous or current COVID-19 diagnosis. Advertisement “Our hope is that the experts’ conclusion that this instance is not COVID-related will bring some peace of mind,” Johnson’s family said in a statement. The Johnson family said Keyontae will spend the remainder of the season “focused on being the best coach and teammate he can be.” Advertisement AdvertisementRecommended ArticlesBrie Larson Reportedly Replacing Robert Downey Jr. As The Face Of The MCURead more81 commentsGal Gadot Reportedly Being Recast As Wonder Woman For The FlashRead more29 comments AdvertisementDC Young Fly knocks out heckler (video) – Rolling OutRead more6 comments’Mortal Kombat’ Exceeded Expectations Says WarnerMedia ExecutiveRead more2 commentsDo You Remember Bob’s Big Boy?Read more1 commentsKISS Front Man Paul Stanley Reveals This Is The End Of KISS As A Touring Band, For RealRead more1 comments Health Matters: Managing the Stress of COVID-19 June 7, 2021 Florida Department of Health will no longer release daily COVID-19 data June 8, 2021last_img read more