Category: McDonogh Football

Homegoing service for McNair Wednesday


Funeral arrangements have been set for former McDonogh School football star Jordan McNair.

McNair, 19, a redshirt freshman at the University of Maryland, died June 13, two weeks after collapsing during an off-season workout on campus. McNair was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he received a liver transplant, according to a GoFundMe campaign set up to assist his family with medical costs.

The cause of McNair's death has not been disclosed. The University of Maryland is conducting an external investigation.

A viewing for McNair will be Tuesday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Wylie Funeral Home in Randallstown.

The funeral will take place Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore.

Burial will take place at King Memorial Park in Windsor Mill, following the funeral.