It was recently reported that legendary mixed martial arts coach Robert Follis has passed away. The individual was a longtime head coach for Xtreme Couture MMA, before departing from the training camp in November. Prior to joining the highly acclaimed team, Follis was the head coach and co-founder of Team Quest in Portland, Oregon. Robert Follis Being Interviewed Backstage The cause of Follis' death was originally unknown, but has now been confirmed by MMA Fighting to have been a suicide. The Clark County (Nev.) Coroner revealed to the news source that Follis died Friday of a gunshot wound to the head. Follis died at 48-years-old on Nevada State Route 160. Robert Follis gearing up to teach The famed coach is credited for training and mentoring some of the UFC's most notable and talented fighters. His loss is a tragedy to the MMA Community. Here's some of the fighter reactions to the news of his passing: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bc0AsM4Hahl/?taken-bydanawhite ttps://twitter.com/IamTheImmortal/status/942437044185452546 https://twitter.com/TElliott125/status/942397772376035330 https://twitter.com/LaurenMurphyMMA/status/942420504610086913 https://twitter.com/kennyflorian/status/942419899044986880 https://twitter.com/JohnMcCarthyMMA/status/942412796398010369 https://twitter.com/MikeMav22/status/942429955371122688 If anyone feels lost this holiday season, don't be afraid to get help. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number is 1-800-273-8255 and is always available for those in need. For more MMA news click here.