Former UNI player shot to death in Missouri

Courtesy: University of Northern Iowa

Missouri police are looking for the person who killed a former University of Northern Iowa football player.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports officers found Jaz Granderson with a gunshot wound early Monday morning.

He was an assistant high school football coach at De Smet Jesuit High School in St. Louis.

Granderson played at UNI from 2009 to 2011.

The university sent out a tweet Monday that said in part "our heartfelt condolences go out to his family."