Butler quarterback David Isreal signs with West Virginia

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MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (AP) -

West Virginia has added a junior college quarterback to its roster.

Coach Dana Holgorsen announced Wednesday the signing of 6-foot-2 David Isreal for the 2017 season. He threw for more than 1,800 yards and 13 touchdowns as a freshman last season at Butler Community College in El Dorado, Kansas.

Holgorsen says Isreal will enroll at WVU this summer and will have three years of eligibility remaining. Isreal is a native of Blythewood, South Carolina.

West Virginia has two other quarterbacks on the roster with playing experience. Florida transfer Will Grier is still awaiting a ruling on an NCAA eligibility issue and Holgorsen expects him to be eligible for the start of the 2017 season. Chris Chugunov saw limited action last season.

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