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Scott Van Pelt Makes Heartfelt Dedication After Inspirational Purdue Fan Tyler Trent Passes Away

Scott Van Pelt Makes Heartfelt Dedication After Inspirational Purdue Fan Tyler Trent Passes Away

Scott Van Pelt Makes Heartfelt Dedication After Inspirational Purdue Fan Tyler Trent Passes Away

Tyler Trent was hands-down the feel good story of the college football season. 

A devoted Purdue fan and an inspiration to many, Trent passed away leaving a lasting impression on the Boilermakers and the rest of the college football world especially after being in the stadium when his school upset Ohio State.

When ESPN's Scott Van Pelt heard about Trent he vowed to save him a seat on the SportsCenter set when he was feeling up to it. Although Trent didn't get the chance to take him up on that promise, SVP decided to honor him with an empty seat.

On Tuesday's broadcast, SVP ended on a somber but touching note.