Ex-Hogs QB Brandon Mitchell mulls 5 schools

BIRMINGHAM (ESPN.com) - Among the schools former Arkansas quarterback Brandon Mitchell is considering transferring to are South Florida, NC State, UAB, Louisiana Tech and Northwestern State, according to a person close to the player.

Mitchell, a senior, is on track to graduate and be eligible to play this season. He competed with sophomore Brandon Allen throughout the spring at Arkansas but was listed as second team.

The 6-foot-4, 239-pound Mitchell has played some wide receiver but wants to focus on quarterback.