Arizona has finally been given its answer on Davonte Neal, but will take one more shot at an appeal. Read on to see what Rich Rodriguez has to say about the situation and more.
Arizona receiver DaVonte Neal's hardship waiver to play this season has been denied by the NCAA.
Wildcats coach Rich Rodriguez said during his weekly news conference on Monday that the transfer from Notre Dame has been denied eligibility. He said the school plans another appeal, but was not optimistic.
Neal, who played at in-state power Scottsdale Chaparral High School, transferred...
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September 09, 2013
Davonte Neal is waiting to hear his status for next year, but he is already comfortable at Arizona. Read on to see why, his thoughts on the move, and more.
Former 5-star Notre Dame recruits Gunner Kiel and Davonte Neal have announced their destinations in which they will finish their college football careers. Kiel and Neal, the Irish’s top two recruits from their 2012 recruiting class, both announced in the past few weeks that they would be leaving Notre Dame to finish their college careers [...]
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Gunner Kiel will enroll at Cincinnati and Davonte Neal enroll at Arizona, thus ending one of the weirdest recruiting duos in Notre Dame football history. We all know the stories about both players and the journey to the dome and their eventual exit from there, so I'll save you the history lesson.
WR Davonte' Neal transfers from Notre Dame to Arizona, Dad Luke says...
Former Notre Dame athlete Davonte Neal, who transferred out of South Bend a few weeks ago, has found a new home and will enroll at Arizona.
(Davonte Neal in National Championship Game - courtesy USAToday Sports/Landon Collins)
Notre Dame just can't stay out of the news as of late. First it was nomadic QB Gunner Keil announcing that he was transferring out of the program and now today reports are that two wide receivers - Davonte' Neal and Justin Ferguson - are transferring from the program as well.
Davonte Neal is going to transfer from Notre Dame to, most likely, a Pac-12 school. The news was broke on Twitter by Jason Sapp of Blue & Gold Illustrated:
BREAKING: Davonte' Neal transferring from #NotreDame. All the details inside... (VIP) bit.ly/ZpfQQD #ND #Irish
— Jason Sapp (@BGI_JasonSapp) March 27, 2013
The reason is one that may sound somewhat familiar...
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Notre Dame has been hit by the transfer bug.
Just a few weeks ago, it was former five-star quarterback Gunner Kiel announcing that he would be leaving South Bend and looking for another place to play. Today, Jason Sapp of Blue & Gold Illustrated is reporting that rising sophomore Davonte’ Neal will be leaving the program as well — it is a surprising move...