News:James Mauro announced on Twitter that he will transfer from Western Kentucky, the College Heights Herald reports.
Analysis:James Mauro was expected to be a serious contender for the starting quarterback spot at Western Kentucky, but perhaps the competition wasn't shaping up as he had hoped. Brandon Doughty and DeMarcus Smith are seemingly the two factors in the race heading into the fall. Doughty is more experienced and had the better spring between the two, but Smith is likely the greater talent.
News:James Mauro completed 8-of-12 passes for 104 yards and two touchdowns Saturday at Arkansas State.
Analysis:James Mauro replaced the injured Kawaun Jakes and filled in nicely. The Hilltoppers haven't announced how bad Jakes is hurt so keep a close eye on the situation.