Oklahoma RB Alex Ross to graduate, then transfer

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma said Friday that kick returner and running back Alex Ross will graduate, then transfer.

Ross played in 36 games at Oklahoma and was used largely as a kickoff returner. He ranks third in school history in career kickoff return yard average. As a sophomore, he averaged 31.2 yards per return and scored two touchdowns. Last year he averaged 21.5 yards per kickoff return, including a 90-yard return at Oklahoma State.

Ross was a 2014 Academic All-Big 12 honoree and will graduate next week. As a graduate transfer, he is eligible to play next season at another school.

The Jenks High graduate also ran for 786 yards and five touchdown in his career with a 6.4 -yards per carry average.

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