Alex Wilcox of WNDU-TV in South Bend says Zaire has picked the Gators and is simply waiting for the SEC to alter its graduate transfer restrictions. The league currently prevents schools that have previously taken graduate transfers who did not hit certain academic benchmarks once transferring from taking further graduate transfers for a period of three years.
Sources tell me former Irish QB Malik Zaire is telling people he has chosen Florida, is now just waiting for SEC to change transfer rules. https://t.co/byta4Mph34— Alex Wilcox (@AlexWilcoxWNDU) May 28, 2017
The Notre Dame graduate would immediately enter into a competition for the starting job with freshman Felipe Franks who left the spring with the lead for the job.