Utah Utes football: Tyler Shreve leaving program

Deseret News

Published: Thursday, Dec. 15 2011 2:00 p.m. MST

Utah quarterback Tyler Shreve during practice at Rice Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Friday, Aug. 12, 2011.

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Tyler Shreve, who was redshirting as freshman quarterback on the Utah football team, has announced his plans to transfer to Riverside Community College to play baseball and football.

"Tyler leaves our program on good terms," said Utah coach Kyle Whittingham. "Tyler has an equal passion for football and baseball and we wish him well in his desire to pursue both sports."

Shreve, who was with the team for bowl practices until this week, has left school.

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