Homestead QB Wright commits to Northern Illinois

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Homestead is sending another quarterback to the Mid-American Conference.

Spartans quarterback Jiya Wright announced his commitment to play football Northern Illinois. Last season, Wright passed for 1,275 yards, 10 touchdowns and just seven interceptions as a junior.

Other Homestead QBs, Drew Keszei (Ohio) and Zach Terrell (Western Michigan) have moved on to the same conference in recent years.