Former Oregon QB Shough heads to Texas Tech
Former Oregon beginning quarterback Tyler Shough is becoming a member of Texas Tech as a graduate switch, he introduced Monday.Shough, who began all seven video games in 2020 as Oregon received its second consecutive Pac-12 championship, may have three years of eligibility remaining with the Purple Raiders.He accomplished 63.5 % of his passes for 1,559 yards with 13 touchdowns and 6 interceptions final season, however misplaced enjoying time to Anthony Brown in each the Pac-12 championship sport and the Fiesta Bowl. The 6-foot-5, 221-pound Shough mentioned after the bowl sport that he supposed to stay at Oregon however entered the NCAA’s switch portal Feb. 12.Let’s go to work. Sick be persevering with my athletic profession and acquiring a Masters at Texas Tech! 👆🏼 #GunsUp pic.twitter.com/YwydNu0ZlM— Tyler Shough (@tylershough2) February 22, 2021 An ESPN 300 recruit within the 2018 class, Shough spent two seasons backing up Justin Herbert earlier than successful the beginning job final offseason. He accomplished his diploma at Oregon and tweeted that he’ll pursue a grasp’s diploma at Texas Tech.2 RelatedAlan Bowman, Texas Tech’s main beginning quarterback the previous three seasons, entered the switch portal in January.Texas Tech retains Henry Colombi, who handed for 1,065 yards and eight touchdowns final season, and welcomes in Behren Morton, ESPN’s No. 20 pocket passer and No. 156 total participant within the 2021 recruiting class.Texas Tech changed offensive coordinator David Yost with Sonny Cumbie, a former quarterback on the college. The Purple Raiders completed 4-6 final season.