With the commitment of Devon Modster to the Arizona Wildcats on Wednesday, that gave UA two QBs in the 2016 recruiting class.
Khalil Tate, who is listed as an athlete, committed as a quarterback back on March 16th. The Modster news apparently led to him receiving a bunch of attention in the following minutes:
why so many coaches blow my DM up so fast— #KhalilTate (@KhalilDTN) April 15, 2015
Shoutout to just how ridiculous college football recruiting is.
Tate attempted to shoot down any speculation he will go elsewhere by tweeting out this message:
April 15, 2015
With just three scholarship quarterbacks on this year's roster, and the impending graduation of Jerrard Randall, Arizona needed to go out and get two quarterbacks in 2016.
After not taking any QBs in 2015 everyone involved knew Arizona was going to take more than one this class … building depth for the future— Matt Moreno (@MattGOAZCATS) April 15, 2015
There may be a little drama coming, but if the last couple of years are any indication, if there's any wavering from either of the quarterbacks, the Arizona coaching staff won't be afraid to cut ties with them.
As for right now, get ready for a great quarterback competition when the time comes to replace Anu Solomon.