J.T. Shrout shared precious minutes with freshman Harrison Bailey all through the second half of the season.
Tennessee redshirt sophomore quarterback J.T. Shrout has entered the NCAA switch portal, a UT spokesperson confirmed.
Shrout is the Vols second quarterback within the final three days to enter the portal. Senior quarterback Jarrett Guarantano entered the portal on Saturday after Tennessee’s loss to Texas A&M.
This season, Shrout went 24-42 for 316 yards and threw 4 touchdowns. The sophomore threw three interceptions on the season, together with a decide within the Kentucky recreation when he got here in for Jarrett Guarantano.
Shrout could have three years of eligibility remaining.
Tennessee went from a four-deep quarterback room that now consists of Harrison Bailey and Brian Maurer. Signee Kaidon Salter is about to enroll in January.
Shrout is a former three star prospect out of California. He dedicated to Tennessee when former offensive coordinator Tyson Helton was in Knoxville.