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RIP Gaius Vaenuku

Gaius and Polo Manukainiu (Texas A&M) were highschool teammates and were driving back to Texas from Utah when they were killed in a rollover. It's a very, very sad day for the Ute community and my thoughts and prayers go out to both of their families and friends. Here's Kyle Whittinghams quote (from ESPN):

"Everyone who knew Gaius is heartbroken today...He was the kind of young man who lit up a room and his future in football and life had no boundaries. Words cannot express our devastation over the loss of Gaius. This is a sad day not only for University of Utah football, but for everyone whose lives Gaius crossed or would have crossed but for this tragedy. Our hearts go out to Gaius' and Salesi's families, and to the Texas A&M coaches and players. We are praying for the speedy recovery of Salesi and his father."

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