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USC Transfer QB Matt Fink Denies Transfer To Illinois

A general view of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

LOS ANGELES - NOVEMBER 11: General view of action as the Oregon Ducks take on the USC Trojans on November 11, 2006 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. The Trojans defeated the Ducks 35-10. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Earlier this week, it seemed USC quarterback Matt Fink reportedly made a decision on his transfer destination. The Trojans' QB was reportedly heading to the Big Ten.

Fink, a former three-star dual-threat quarterback recruit, reportedly decided to transfer to Illinois. His own father reportedly confirmed the news.

"Mike Fink said Lovie Smith made it clear to Matt he'll be needed in a leadership role and will have every chance to win the starting job this fall," Brady McCollough reported.

Just a few days later, however, it seems his commitment has changed.

Fink took to Twitter on Friday night to reveal he hasn't announced his decision just yet.

"To clarify, I am NOT committed to any schools at the moment. I am in the process of deciding and still looking for other opportunities," Fink said.

Fink was ranked the No. 13 dual-threat quarterback in the country coming out of high school in 2016. He threw for 46 yards and 1 touchdown in 2018.

Fink is a graduate transfer and will be immediately eligible for his new team. He has two years of eligibility left.

Illinois is in desperate need of a quarterback with playing experience. The only Illini quarterback with starting college experience, sophomore MJ Rivers II, entered the transfer portal last weekend.

Stay tuned.