Gopher QB Max Shortell will be transferring and will not be playing the bowl game with the Gophers, reported the Minnesota Daily.
The 20-year-old sophomore is not going to say any probable destinations until receiving his release from the Gophers, however, he says he some options, reported the StarTribune.
Coach Kill said to the Minnesota Daily, "Max is an outstanding young man, and I respect and understand his decision to transfer."
Shortell's father, Tom Shortell said to the StarTribune that there are no specific reasons of transfering, and that coach kill tried to talk to Max about it. "He [Coach Kill] tried to talk Max out of transferring. I know Max really wishes it had worked out there."