Kentucky linebacker Chris Oats has been in the hospital in Cincinnati with a medical issue, Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones reports.
KSR reported the following statement from the University of Kentucky.
Chris Oats is in the hospital due to a medical issue. The family has asked us to confirm that the issue is not related to COVID-19. Chris expected to move to a physical rehabilitation center in the near future. The family requests that their privacy be respected during this time.
Oats will be a junior at Kentucky this fall.
The Chris Oats news is very sad and serious. I would ask all Kentucky fans to please keep him in your prayers.
— Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) May 22, 2020