Oregon's Johnathan Loyd to try WR

Updated: April 7, 2014, 6:25 PM ET
By Chantel Jennings | ESPN.com

It's less than a week into spring practice, and Oregon has added a new receiver to its roster: former Ducks basketball player Johnathan Loyd.

Loyd, the winningest player in Oregon basketball history and a four-year starter for coach Dana Altman, will use a loophole in NCAA rules that permits players a fifth year of eligibility in a different sport, the university said in a statement.

The 5-foot-8 Loyd attended Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, where he ...

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