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Kevin Griffin leaves Washington State football program

I can confirm that freshman cornerback Kevin Griffin has left the Washington State football program, as indicated on his Twitter account.

Griffin played in three games this past season and made his first and only start in WSU's win at Oregon State. He finishes his career at WSU with two tackles.

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The Cougars will still have plenty of sophomore cornerbacks next season. Marcellus Pippins and Pat Porter also started games as true freshmen last season and Charleston White played well, leading the team with 13 pass breakups as a redshirt freshman.

Sebastian LaRue will be another sophomore cornerback on the WSU roster if he stays on defense next season. LaRue redshirted this past season while sitting out the mandatory year after transferring from Texas A&M. He played well in practice and is expected to challenge for playing time.

Griffin will presumably transfer to another school and have a redshirt year available. He tweeted this earlier today:

Griffin's departure was first confirmed by Braulio Perez of 

Jacob Thorpe
Jacob Thorpe joined The Spokesman-Review in 2013. He currently is a reporter for the Sports Desk covering Washington State University athletics.

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