The Big 12 amended a decision Thursday that gives Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, left, and other walk-on athletes like him the ability to transfer from one league school to another without losing a year of eligibility as long as they received no written scholarship offer from their previous school.
The Big 12 amended a decision Thursday that gives Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, left, and other walk-on athletes like him the ability to transfer from one league school to another without losing a year of eligibility as long as they received no written scholarship offer from their previous school. Nati Harnik AP
The Big 12 amended a decision Thursday that gives Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, left, and other walk-on athletes like him the ability to transfer from one league school to another without losing a year of eligibility as long as they received no written scholarship offer from their previous school. Nati Harnik AP

Big 12 tweaks “Baker Mayfield Rule” dealing with walk-on transfer eligibility

June 02, 2016 7:45 PM