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UPDATE: Haughton football coach suffers massive heart attack

Posted: Updated: May 11, 2014 01:26 PM
HAUGHTON, LA (KSLA) -

UPDATE: Accodring to Rodney Guin's family, the head footballl coach will no longer need a transplant. The family updated his current progress on his facebook page Tuesday afternoon. Doctors have told the family that a transplant is "off the table." They also expect Guin to make a full recovery.

The community of Haughton and those close to Haughton head football coach Rodney Guin are asking for support after friends say Guin suffered a massive heart attack early Saturday morning.

Guin's Facebook page is flooded with messages of prayer and support for the 53-year-old who has spent the last 14 seasons as the Bucs head coach.

Friends say Guin underwent surgery on Saturday and will need a transplant. Guin has won more games than any other coach in school history.

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