Canton’s McDarion Abron Dies of Sudden Heart Attack

CANTON – After a workout in the early morning hours Thursday, former Canton big man McDarion Abron collapsed and later died according to his high school coach Melvin Gillum.  A 2012 Canton grad, Abron had redshirted at Alcorn State this past season and was preparing to transfer to Pearl River Community College to continue his playing career.

Gillum and many of his former Tiger teammates gathered at Canton High School Thursday afternoon to help each other cope after learning of the unfortunate news.

Watch the video to hear from them.

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