LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ) – On Thursday, former Auburn quarterback Joey Gatewood announced via Twitter he’s transferring to Kentucky.
— Joey Gatewood (@Joey1gatewood) December 5, 2019
The former four-star recruit announced he would be leaving Auburn and seeking other options on October 30.
He visited Kentucky on November 10th.
Unless he receives a waiver to play next season, Gatewood will have to sit out the entire 2020 season.
While at Auburn, the Florida native played in eight games.
In 2019, he was 5 for 7 for 54 yards passing and two touchdowns.
On the ground, he rushed 29 times for 148 yards and three touchdowns.
As a recruit, 247 Sports had Gatewood as the 49th-ranked recruit in the country and the top-ranked dual-threat quarterback.