West Virginia transfer offensive lineman Ja’Quay Hubbard has been granted a waiver by the NCAA to play this season, per his Twitter.
Thanks the the NCAA for granting my waiver for the 2020 season🙏🏽💯. I’m going to continue to grind each week and learn #TrustTheClimb
— Ja'Quay hubbard (@Jhubb3366) October 5, 2020
Hubbard (6-foot-5, 335 lbs.) is from Sharpsville Area High School in Sharpsville, Pa. He spent his first collegiate season with Virginia, appearing in two games, while retaining his redshirt status. He played against Pitt and William & Mary, mostly on special teams.
He announced his transfer to WVU in July and was with the team during its training camp.
Hubbard was rated as a four-star prospect by Rivals.com. He picked Virginia over offers from Akron, Buffalo, Cincinnati, Liberty, Louisville, Mississippi State, Ohio, Pitt, Syracuse, Temple, Toledo and Western Michigan.