Michael Brewer hoped to transfer to Texas or TCU after receiving his degree in university studies from Texas Tech in May, but after the university denied his appeal, he's not happy and he's speaking his mind.
Brewer left the program in January and says Texas Tech misdiagnosed a back injury that occurred in June. That misdiagnosis slowed his ability to get back on the field.
"It was only supposed to be about a two-month injury, and it ended up being about a 4 1/2-month injury," Brewer told the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. "I was diagnosed in June -- misdiagnosed, actually -- which set me back even further. They let me start to practice the beginning of two-a-days when I wasn't supposed to, which set me back again. It was just small things like that which continually set me back."
Texas Tech spokesman Blayne Beal adamantly denied that claim to the paper.
"Texas Tech has a highly skilled and knowledgeable medical team that's in charge of the w...