Arkansas center Frank Ragnow faced a terrible tragedy shortly after Arkanas’ 52-10 win last Saturday.
His father, Jon Ragnow, passed away on Saturday following suffered a sudden heart attack in his Victoria, Minn., home.
Frank Ragnow, accompanied by Arkansas coach Bret Bielema, flew home to Minnesota after the game to be with is family. His status remains unclear for Saturday’s Alabama game, but Bielema said on Monday that the offensive lineman wants to be with the team later this week.
On Monday, the junior tweeted out his thanks to everyone for the support:
Thank you to everyone who has reached out to our family. My dad had so many people who loved him and I'm so thankful to have him as a dad.
— Frank Ragnow (@KNARFWONGAR) October 3, 2016