Ex-Oklahoma RB Alex Ross transfers to Missouri
Former Oklahoma kick returner and running back Alex Ross has transferred to Missouri, the university announced.
As a graduate transfer, he is eligible to play next season.
Ross played in 36 games for the Sooners and was used mainly as a kickoff returner. He averaged 31.2 yards per return and scored two touchdowns as a sophomore. Last season, he averaged 21.5 yards per kickoff return, including a 90-yard return against Oklahoma State. In his career with the Sooners, he collected 786 yards and five touchdown as a running back.
Missouri is coming off a season in which it went 5–7 in Gary Pinkel's final year as head coach. The team will be led by former defensive coordinator Barry Odom next season.
The Tigers open the season on the road against West Virginia on Sept. 3.