In 2012, Tony Grimes was recruited to UH be a shut-down cornerback. But during the 2013 season — his senior year — he was shut down from football activities to focus on academics.
If Grimes was disappointed, he did not show it. Sure, he still chased the dream, training for UH’s pro day the past March. But he also attended classes. At the end of the spring semester, his grade-point average was 3.1.
Although his playing eligibility was exhausted , Grimes needed another year to earn a bachelor’s degree. Coach Norm Chow decided to extend Grimes’ scholarship. Grimes also has a part-time job.
When one door close, another …
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