KANSAS CITY, Mo. Dayne Crist announced Thursday that he is transferring to Kansas, where the former Notre Dame quarterback will be reunited with coach Charlie Weis.
Crist revealed his decision on Twitter: "After a long & difficult decision making process, I'm incredibly excited to join the Kansas football team. Rock Chalk Jayhawk!"
Officials at Kansas could not comment on his decision until he enrolls. He has already graduated from Notre Dame, which means he'll be eligible to play for the Jayhawks immediately.
Crist visited Kansas and Wisconsin before making his decision, which came the same day Badgers offensive coordinator Paul Chryst was hired as the head coach at Pittsburgh.
One of the country's top recruits out of Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, Calif., Crist enrolled in South Bend in 2008 as part of a blockbuster recruiting class.
Things didn't pan out as anybody expected, though.
Weis struggled to win games despite suiting up numerous top prospects at Notre ...