CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson defensive deal with Bryan Bresee returned to campus Monday however will head again to Maryland with coach Dabo Swinney and as much as 40 gamers and staffers for the funeral of his sister, Ella.
The 15-year-old died of mind most cancers, Bresee introduced on Thursday. Her brother, a Clemson starter, went residence to his household after the Tigers’ 35-12 victory over Furman on Sept. 10 and didn’t play this previous weekend in a win in opposition to Louisiana Tech.
Quarterback DJ Uiagalelei, one among Bresee’s roommates, stated he had spoken with Bresee earlier Monday. Uiagalelei is among the many gamers attending the celebration of Ella’s life.
Swinney had pushed again apply on Tuesday. Bresee deliberate to return with teammates after the service and is predicted to play Saturday at No. 21 Wake Forest.
Swinney and the gamers wore “Ella Strong” T-shirts throughout their entrance into the stadium two weeks in the past. Swinney wore an analogous shirt on the sideline in opposition to Louisiana Tech.
Bulldogs coach Sonny Cumbie wore an “Ella Strong” T-shirt throughout pregame, and every of his gamers wrote a letter to the Bresee household, which Swinney known as “a beautiful thing.”