Patrick Witt chooses football
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Yale quarterback Patrick Witt has decided to give up the opportunity to compete for a Rhodes Scholarship in order to play against archrival Harvard.
The school announced Sunday that Witt has withdrawn his Rhodes application, despite being a finalist for the prestigious scholarship. The scholarship interview had been scheduled for Saturday, the same day as what is simply called "The Game."
Elliot F. Gerson, American Secretary for the Rhodes Trust, told ESPN.com ...
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