Ohio State is including a brand new quarterback to its roster.
Gunnar Hoak is shifting on from Kentucky to the Buckeyes as a graduate switch, he introduced on Twitter Saturday.
“Ever since I used to be born at OSU hospital, some facet of my life has all the time concerned scarlet and grey,” Hoak wrote, partially. “And whereas I’ve gained a lot expertise throughout my time in Lexington, I could not cross up the chance to proceed a household legacy.”
Hoak’s father (Frank Hoak), uncle (Fred Pagac) and cousin (Fred Pagac Jr.) all performed at Ohio State. Nevertheless, the youthful Hoak was by no means provided a scholarship to play for the Buckeyes.
Hoak redshirted his freshman yr, did not play in 2017 and solely appeared in 5 video games in 2018. In these 5 video games, he threw for 167 yards and two touchdowns.
He’s anticipated to again up sophomore Justin Fields, who transferred from Georgia.
Ohio State is shaping up its quarterback place after shedding Dwayne Haskins to the NFL Draft. The Buckeyes are additionally anticipating to lose redshirt freshman Matthew Baldwin, who entered the switch portal earlier this month.