Trickett Will Start At Quarterback For WVU
Clint Trickett
Clint Trickett

Posted Sep 26, 2013


Clint Trickett, a transfer from Florida State University who has only thrown two passes through the team's first three games, will be West Virginia's starting quarterback when the Mountaineers play host to 11th-ranked Oklahoma State on Saturday, West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen said Thursday night on his weekly radio show.

A 6-foot-2, 180-pound junior, Trickett will start in place of Ford Childress, who Holgorsen said tore a pectoral muscle.

Trickett shared the quarterbacking duties with Paul Millard in West Virginia's 24-17 come-from-behind victory over William & Mary to open the season. He was 0-for-2 passing in the game.

Trickett played in 17 games, starting two, at Florida State before transferring to West Virginia in May. He played in eight games for the Seminoles as a backup quarterback last season, completing 22 of 34 passes for 272 yards.

Trickett is the son of Florida State offensive line coach Rick Trickett.


Related Stories
OSU-West Virginia: Key Matchups & Predictions
 -by GoPokes.com  Sep 26, 2013
OSU Arrives For Showdown With West Virginia
 -by GoPokes.com  Sep 27, 2013
OSU-WVU: Most Important Quote Of The Week
 -by GoPokes.com  Sep 25, 2013

MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and a full year of Go Pokes Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from GoPokes.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Oklahoma State
[View My HotList]