Dec. 18 (UPI) — Ohio State is among the many high contenders to land former Georgia quarterback Justin Fields, who has informed the Bulldogs he’s transferring.
Sources informed ESPN that Fields was contemplating Ohio State, Florida State and Oklahoma. Sources informed the Toledo Blade that the Buckeyes are the “front-runner.”
Fields was dedicated to Penn State earlier than altering his thoughts and going to Georgia. He was the No. 1 ranked quarterback within the 2018 class.
The freshman accomplished 27-of-39 go makes an attempt for 328 yards, 4 scores and 0 interceptions in 12 video games this season for the Bulldogs whereas backing up sophomore Jake Fromm.
Fromm accomplished 68.four % of his throws for two,537 yards, 27 touchdowns and 5 interceptions in 13 appearances in 2018 for Georgia.
Fields intends to petition the NCAA for rapid eligibility.
Georgia battles Texas within the 2019 Sugar Bowl on Jan. 1 on the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.