After nearly two months of weighing his options, former Alabama wide receiver Chris Black will continue his education at the University of Missouri.
Black, who spent four seasons in Tuscaloosa, is eligible to play this fall as a post-graduate transfer. He announced his decision on Twitter Monday afternoon:
— Chris Black (@CB1_BAMA) February 1, 2016
The Jacksonville, Fla., native — who spent most of the 2015 season on the sideline after ankle surgery — announced plans to transfer in early December. He finished his Alabama career with 25 receptions for 290 yards and two touchdowns.
Black’s move to Missouri is a big boost to the Tigers depth chart; Mizzou’s top three receivers combined for just 78 catches, 961 yards and eight touchdowns in 2015.