Buckner did not release the player’s name or identity but said he was in stable condition at Jacksonville Medical Center just after 5 p.m.
The fire chief said crews responded to the field house around 4:45 p.m. after they were alerted the player was having some problems with his airway. Buckner declined to go into further detail.
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