Michael Nebrich Demonstrates NCAA Transfer Rule in Football

Around this time last year four UConn football players, Leon Kinnard, Gerrard Sheppard, Malik Generett and Michael Box, transferred to Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) schools – better known as Division I-AA.  These transfers provided the opportunity to discuss the applicable NCAA transfer rule.  The recent transfer of quarterback Michael Nebrich from UConn to Fordham provides a reason to revisit the rule.  […]

UConn Transfers Demonstrate NCAA Football Transfer Rule

During the preseason, four UConn football players, Leon Kinnard, Gerrard Sheppard, Malik Generett and Michael Box, left the university to transfer to a Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) school – better known as Division I-AA.  All four players were reportedly eligible to compete for their new schools immediately. The commonly held assumption is that these student-athletes are not required to […]