Frostburg State Student-Athlete Killed

Double shooting kills one basketball player, injures another.

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A double shooting at Frostburg State University has the small Maryland school in shock. 

Two basketball players, Brandon Carroll, 20, and Ellis Hartridge Jr., 21, were shot in an altercation early Sunday morning, the Baltimore Sun reports. Carroll, 20, suffered a fatal gunshot wound; the 21-year-old Hartridge is expected to survive, the report says. 

The duo was part of a group that confronted the shooter, a s Frostburg State student named Tyrone Hall, at Hall's apartment around 4 a.m. after Hall had allegedly assaulted a woman at an earlier party. 

Hall, 21, is in police custody. Frostburg State will have a candlelight march and vigil on Tuesday night in memory of Carroll, and the school has also made counseling services available to students. 

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