Former Auburn tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen was killed in a car accident early Sunday morning.

As a testament to his impact on college football and the sports world, his name trended nationally for much of Sunday morning and early afternoon.

Fans and friends retweeted two of his final tweets.

https://twitter.com/lutzenkirchen/status/482204398399918081

https://twitter.com/lutzenkirchen/status/481797654498664450

A sad reminder that life is short.