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Nebraska 4-Star Freshman QB Is Reportedly Transferring

Nebraska fans play football outside Memorial Stadium.

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMPER 6: People play ball before the game between the McNeese State Cowboys and the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on September 6, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

One of the top quarterback recruits from the 2017 class has reportedly decided to transfer.

Tristan Gebbia, a redshirt freshman quarterback at Nebraska, has reportedly asked for his release from the Huskers' program. Scott Frost named true freshman Adrian Martinez the team's starting QB on Sunday.

Gebbia was not at practice today. Frost told reporters that he wanted players who want to be there.

According to a report by, Gebbia has asked for his release and plans on transferring.

"A source close to the situation tells @HuskerOnline QB Tristan Gebbia has asked for his release from the #Huskers and plans to transfer," he tweeted.

Gebbia was one of the top pro-style QBs in the country coming out of high school in 2017. He committed to Mike Riley, who was later fired by Nebraska.

Martinez, a four-star recruit, is the first true freshman to start Week 1 for Nebraska in program history.

Stay tuned for more updates on Gebbia's future.