LAWRENCE, Kan. -- KU has a new starting quarterback.
Today, Jayhawks football head coach Charlie Weis announced that Montell Cozart will take the snaps for the 2014 season.
Last season, the sophomore from Bishop Meige High School in Shawnee Mission played in seven games at KU and started three. He also finished as the team's third leading rusher.
He also earned MVP honors following the annual Spring Game, completing 6 of 10 passes for 58 yards.
The first game of the season is September 6 against Southeast Missouri State in Lawrence.