Jalen Hurd, Tennessee's top running back, is transferring to another team.
Head coach Butch Jones confirmed the news during his weekly press conference on Monday.
The junior from Hendersonville, Tennessee, who rushed for more than 1,200 yards last year, will reportedly switch to another position.
Sources: Tennessee running back Jalen Hurd told teammates last night he plans to transfer and play receiver or tight end at his new school— Jimmy Hyams (@JimmyHyams) October 31, 2016
Hurd has not openly stated why he is transferring from the program.
The Volunteers were 5-0 before dropping three straight games to Texas A&M, Alabama and South Carolina.
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