BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - LSU defensive back Kelvin Joseph has entered the NCAA Transfer Portal, according to a report by 247 Sports.
The sophomore from Scotlandville High School finished his first season as a Tiger with 12 tackles and one pass defended.
Joseph was suspended at the end of the year and did not play in LSU’s Fiesta Bowl victory against Central Florida.
The 6 foot 1 inch, 195-pound defensive back was highly recruited in 2018, receiving a 4-star ranking by 247 Sports and ESPN. He was named to the 5A All-State first-team two times and was the No. 7 safety in the country and No. 83 overall player by 247sports
In his senior season at Scotlandville, Joseph finished with 113 tackles, 12 for loss, three interceptions and a 90-yard kickoff return for a touchdown. As a junior, Joseph totaled 67 tackles, 12 pass breakups, three interceptions and two touchdowns.
Jospeh does have the option to return to LSU if he decides not to transfer.