Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Jalen Hurts, who entered the NCAA transfer portal earlier this week, visited Maryland on Friday, and a resource confirmed to ESPN that he visited Oklahoma and Miami this weekend.
The junior and would-be graduate transfer, who attended the Terps’ men’s basketball acquire over No. 22 Indiana on Friday evening, has drawn desire from various groups, which includes Auburn, sources told ESPN. It is unclear no matter if both the Tigers will get an formal visit from Hurts, having said that.
CaneSport.com was to start with to report that Hurts would visit Miami.
As a grad transfer, Hurts will be eligible to participate in up coming season.
The Houston native went 26-2 as a starting off quarterback at Alabama ahead of he was benched in favor of Tua Tagovailoa this season.
Hurts nevertheless appeared in all but two games as a backup, finishing 51-of-70 pass tries for 765 yards, eight touchdowns and two interceptions.
A massive rationale Hurts is entertaining Maryland is his relationship with new head mentor Mike Locksley, who was Hurts’ offensive coordinator at Alabama this earlier season.
Miami declared Friday that it had employed Dan Enos — Hurts’ quarterbacks mentor at Alabama — as the Hurricanes’ offensive coordinator.
ESPN’s Chris Very low contributed to this report.