AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas quarterback Jerrod Heard, who is in a three-way competition for the starting job, injured a shoulder in spring practice.READ MORE: Amber Alert Issued For 12-Year-Old Girl Out Of Converse, Texas
The school said Wednesday the injury happened Tuesday and that Heard was being evaluated, but released no other details.READ MORE: COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taken A Toll On Mental Health, Led To More Drug Abuse, CDC Says
Heard, a sophomore, is competing with senior Tyrone Swoopes and freshman Shane Buechele for the starting job next season in new coordinator Sterlin Gilbert’s offense.
Heard started 10 games in 2015, passing for 1,214 yards and five touchdowns, and rushing for 556 yards and three scores for the Longhorns.MORE NEWS: US To Deport 'Massive' Number Of Haitian Migrants From Texas Border Town
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