Earlier in the week, it was speculated whether or not Texas quarterback Quinn Ewers would start against West Virginia this weekend. Well, the final decision has finally been made.
According to Pete Thamel of ESPN, Ewers will not play today against the Mountaineers. Hudson Card will be the team’s first string quarterback.
Sources: Texas QB Quinn Ewers out vs. West Virginia, focuses toward return against rival Oklahoma. https://t.co/WZopcWeqGH
— Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) October 1, 2022
This is huge for a West Virginia defense that has struggled against the pass at times this season.
West Virginia and Texas kickoff at 7:30 ET in Austin, Texas. The game is set to broadcast on Fox Sports 1.