12/27/18 David Blough, Tyler Trent, Jarrrett Stidham

Purdue quarterback David Blough and Auburn quarterback Jarrett Stidham present honorary captain Tyler Trent with a Music City Bowl football and jacket. 

Once the news broke that Tyler Trent had passed away on Jan. 1, the Purdue and college football worlds gave their condolences to his family, and shared the impact that he had made. Within minutes, Trent was the No. 4 trending topic in the United States on Twitter.

Various coaches from different sports at Purdue tweeted their condolences.

Current, former and future Purdue athletes also chimed in.

Some of the nation's biggest sports personalities and teams commented on what Trent meant to them.

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