UConn switches to QB Tim Boyle

Updated: October 1, 2013, 5:44 PM ET
Associated Press

STORRS, Conn. -- Connecticut changed football coaches this week.

Next week it plans to change quarterbacks.

Interim coach T.J. Weist took the red shirt off highly touted freshman Tim Boyle Tuesday and announced that Boyle would start over Chandler Whitmer when the Huskies next play on Oct. 12 against South Florida (0-4).

"We're open to playing him," he said before the decision was announced. "We know we have an off week. We're honestly open to playing any freshman."

Whitmer, ...

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