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North Carolina 4-Star QB Logan Byrd Is Reportedly Transferring

North Carolina players enter the game through smoke.

CHAPEL HILL, NC - NOVEMBER 05: The North Carolina Tar Heels take the field during the game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Kenan Stadium on November 5, 2016 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

The Tar Heels' former top recruit is transferring.

A former top QB recruit is transferring out of the ACC.

North Carolina four-star quarterback Logan Byrd has reportedly requested his release from the Tar Heels and it's been granted.'s Woody Womack first reported the news.

Byrd, a 6-foot-3, 230-pound pro-style QB, was ranked the No. 12 QB in the 2016 class by

He chose UNC over Arkansas, Duke, Illinois, Louisville and Virginia Tech, among other programs.

It's unclear where he might be headed.