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Former Miami quarterback Jack Allison tweeted this picture on Tuesday to officially announce he will be joining the Mountaineers. (Twitter: Jack Allison) Former Miami quarterback Jack Allison tweeted this picture on Tuesday to officially announce he will be joining the Mountaineers. (Twitter: Jack Allison)

The Mountaineer football team has added another transfer to its roster. On Tuesday, former Miami quarterback Jack Allison announced via Twitter his commitment to West Virginia University.

Allison joins Florida transfer Will Grier, redshirt sophomore Chris Chugunov, and incoming junior college transfer David Isreal at the position. Last week, Coach Holgorsen announced that redshirt sophomore QB  Cody Saunders will medically redshirt in 2017 and finish his degree.

The former Hurricane was on the listed as a redshirt on roster when they defeated the Mountaineers in the Russell Athletic Bowl. Before deciding to transfer after the spring, he completed 11 of 15 passes for 100 yards and a touchdown.

At 6-foot-5 and 181-pounds, Allison was a four-star prospect out of high school. Due to NCAA rules, Allison will have to sit out this season and then will have three seasons of eligibility remaining.

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