STILLWATER, Okla. (KFOR) – A former football player who cemented his legacy at Oklahoma State University has died after a battle with COVID-19.
The Tulsa World reports that J.R. Dillard died Sunday after being diagnosed with COVID-19. Sources say he was placed on a ventilator before passing away.
He was 56-years-old.
Dillard played for the Cowboys from 1984 to 1987, and is still known as one of the best tight ends in OSU history.