Jan. 10 (Bulletinstandard) — Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Tate Martell could possibly be on his method out of Columbus.
Sources told Lettermen Row that Martell entered the NCAA switch portal. The report from Thursday afternoon additionally named West Virginia and Miami as two doable touchdown spots ought to Martell transfer on.
West Virginia misplaced beginning quarterback Will Grier to the NFL Draft and Miami Hurricanes signal-caller Malik Rosier ended his redshirt senior season.
Sources confirmed to The Athletic that Martell added his title to the switch portal, however it does not assure he’ll depart the varsity.
The NCAA permits gamers the chance to talk with different faculties a few doable change when coming into the switch portal. Martell can take away his title from the portal at any time and probably stick with Ohio State.
Martell may keep within the portal for so long as he needs, however Ohio State can rescind his scholarship as soon as he enters.
Former Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Justin Fields announced his transfer to Ohio State on Jan. 4, making a tense competitors between the 2 gamers.
Martell staked his claim to the beginning quarterback job when stories initially surfaced about Fields becoming a member of the Buckeyes earlier than the Rose Bowl.
Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins declared for the 2019 NFL Draft earlier this week to open up the Buckeyes’ quarterback competitors within the spring.
Martell dedicated to Ohio State in 2017 however took a redshirt in his freshman season. He performed in six video games this 12 months and compiled 269 yards on 23-of-28 passing with one landing and no interceptions. He added 22 rushes for 128 yards and two scores on the bottom.