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Defibrillator used to revive Vol forward

Mike Griffith, Knoxville News Sentinel • Sep 28, 2009 at 12:00 AM

Tennessee men’s basketball sophomore forward Emmanuel Negedu is in stable condition after collapsing in the Neyland-Thompson Sports Complex shortly after 4 p.m. Monday.

Negedu did not have a pulse when he was revived with a defibrillator at the scene by UT athletic training staff members.

He had regained consciousness and was alert when EMTs arrived to transport him to UT Medical Center by ambulance, according to a source in the Vols’ athletic community.

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