A running back for the University of Houston football team has announced that he will transfer to BYU, according to the BYU sports information office. Jason Culver, a 5-foot-10, 190 pounder, was a redshirt freshman for Houston last season.

At Gregory High School in Portland, Texas, Culver lettered four years in football and track. He rushed for 2,900 yards and 45 TDs in his high school career, averaging 8.1 yards per carry. He also ran the 100 meters in 10.82.