AUSTIN (AP) – Texas redshirt freshman quarterback Connor Wood has decided to leave the Longhorns after one season and transfer to the University of Colorado.
A statement issued by the Longhorns says the University of Texas has granted the former Houston private school star an unconditional release from his scholarship.READ MORE: Public Utility Commission Grills ERCOT Over Its Call For Texans To Conserve Energy This Week
The statement quoted Wood as expressing gratitude to his former teammates and to coach Mack Brown and his staff, but he felt he “needed to seek a new opportunity.”READ MORE: Feds Warn Against Fake COVID-19 Vaccine Cards
Wood took no game snaps with the Longhorns after a four-year career starting for Second Baptist High School of Houston. There, he passed for 8,417 yards and 73 touchdowns and ran for 1,482 yards and 37 touchdowns.MORE NEWS: Tarrant County Issues Warning About Expedited Passport Scams
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