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Episode 77: Trevor Knight | Former Oklahoma and Texas A&M Quarterback

Episode 77: Trevor Knight | Former Oklahoma and Texas A&M Quarterback

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Rich Take On Sports

Show Notes:

  • Rich Spotlight: Trevor Knight
    • Continues to get asked about Katy Perry calling him out on ESPN College Gameday
    • Sports has always been a part of his life with him and his twin brother Connor
    • Parents had to have their birth certificates during games early in their childhood to prove their age because they were so much bigger than other kids
    • Grew up a huge Texas Longhorn fan and would attend games wearing a Colt McCoy jersey telling people he was Colt’s younger brother
    • Originally committed to Texas A&M but changed that commitment to Oklahoma after visiting OU with his brother
    • Earned the starting QB position his redshirt freshman year and would eventually be named Sugar Bowl Most Outstanding Player after beating Alabama
    • Lost the starting position to Baker Mayfield and decided to transfer to Texas A&M after he received his degree in December 2015
    • Hardest hit he received was from Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley during the Sugar Bowl while a hit from Shawn Oakman at Baylor did require him to be carted off the field
    • It was a tough decision to transfer to Texas A&M and looking back on it, he was terrified of transferring
    • Facing adversity and understanding how to pick yourself up from that adversity are life lessons that he’s learned through sports and just be competitive
    • Exploring multiple options currently while finishing up his graduate degree from Texas A&M and broadcasting is something that he’s interested in
    • Words of Wisdom from Trevor Knight: “Somebody’s always watching.”

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About the author, Richmond Weaver

Richmond, a graduate of Clemson University has been involved with sports for most of his life and developed a passion for basketball and sports at an early age. He currently lives in Greenville, SC with his wife Karen, founder of Upstate Esthetics and their three kids.

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