Cooper leaves Syracuse Football

Published 08/14 2014 06:44PM

Updated 08/14 2014 06:52PM

Syracuse - (WSYR-TV) Freshman wide receiver Corey Cooper has announced he is leaving the Syracuse football program.

Cooper says he will seek to transfer to a program closer to his home in Raleigh, N.C.

Cooper participated in the Orange's spring practices and game along with preseason practices leading up to his decision to depart the university. 

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.