Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Holgorsen makes statement on transfer Will Grier

Press release courtesy WVU Athletic Communication

WVU Football Coach Dana Holgorsen’s statement updating the media on the status of transfer quarterback Will Grier:

Dana Holgorsen:

“Will Grier enrolled for classes here at WVU on May 16. With the timing of his transfer, and the requirements that he has to finish from the NCAA, I cannot officially confirm his eligibility until the summer of 2017.  However, I fully anticipate him being eligible for the opening game of the 2017 season.”

Additional info: Grier transferred to WVU from the University of Florida where he started six games as a redshirt freshman. Grier was suspended due to NCAA violations. There was speculation that once enrolled at WVU the University would attempt to appeal Grier’s suspension making him available in 2016.



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