Newcomer made 20 tackles last season
Linebacker V.J. Fehoko will transfer from Utah to Texas Tech, where his older brother Sam played, according to a report Saturday by the Salt Lake Tribune.
A Utah spokesperson told the A-J that Fehoko graduated at the end of fall. Thus, he can play immediately for the Red Raiders. He has one year of eligibility left.
Fehoko, listed at 5-foot-11 and 225 pounds, was credited with 20 tackles during the 2013 season for a team that finished 5-7. A middle linebacker, he started the first game of the season and played as a backup the rest of the year.