Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Cody Thomas Quits Baseball to Focus on QB Race

Quarterback Cody Thomas #14 of the Oklahoma Sooners takes a snap during the game against the Kansas Jayhawks November 22, 2014 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. The Sooners defeated the Jayhawks 44-7. (November 21, 2014 - Source: Brett Deering/Getty Images North America)
Oklahoma quarterback Cody Thomas is giving up baseball to compete for "the starting quarterback job during spring practice," the school announced.

After Trevor Knight suffered an injury, Thomas started three games at quarterback last season for the Sooners. He completed 46 percent of his passes for 342 yards, two touchdowns and four interceptions. He also ran for 141 yards.

Thomas, listed as an outfielder on the team's 2013-14 roster, appeared in 14 baseball games last year. (ESPN)

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