I want to thank Coach Richt, the staff, and my teammates for an incredible 3 years at the University of Miami. I have decided to seek opportunities as a graduate transfer for my final 2 years of eligibility.
— Evan Shirreffs (@eshirreffs) January 15, 2018
HOMETOWN Jefferson, Ga.
HIGH SCHOOL Jefferson
2017 (Redshirt Sophomore): Served as Miami’s backup quarterback for entire season…Saw action in season opener against Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 2)…Finished 1-for-2 for 16 yards in win over Wildcats…Saw time at North Carolina (Oct. 28) and finished 1-for-3…Saw action at Pittsburgh (Nov. 24) and finished 0-for-2.
2016 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see any game action, member of practice squad.
2015 (True Freshman): Did not see any game action, redshirted to retain eligibility.
High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by 247Sports.com… Captured Most Valuable Player honors at the Georgia vs. Florida All-Star game… Posted an incredible senior season where he threw for over 2,000 yards, 39 touchdowns and had just four interceptions… Started just four games prior to his senior season… Competed in the ESPN Elite 11 competition… His older brother, Bryant, is a quarterback at UConn… Very successful in the classroom after finishing high school with a 4.0 grade point average, a 32 ACT score and was Valedictorian of his school.