Transfer portal tracker: Here’s who entered from UW-Madison

Published: Dec. 5, 2022 at 5:48 PM CST
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The newly established transfer window is now open.

At the end of August the NCAA approved a new transfer portal policy, creating windows in which players could enter their name into the portal for 2022-2023.

The first window opened Monday and closes on January 18. The second transfer window opens on May 1 and runs through May 15.

Here’s who has entered the transfer portal from Wisconsin so far:

Junior quarterback, Graham Mertz:

The Badgers starting quarterback for three seasons announced on Sunday, December 4 that he would be entering the transfer portal. Mertz finished the 2022 season with 19 touchdowns and 10 interceptions and has two years of eligibility remaining.

Senior running back, Isaac Guerendo:

Guerendo came to Madison in 2018 and redshirted his freshman year, playing in four games. He played in all 12 of Wisconsin’s games this season, rushing for 385 yards and six total touchdowns. Guerendo has one year of eligibility remaining.

Junior cornerback, Semar Melvin:

Melvin appeared in eight games for Wisconsin this season, recording six tackles and two pass breakups. Melvin was a four-star recruit when he came to Madison in 2019, and redshirted his freshman year where he played in four games and had four total tackles. Melvin has two years of eligibility left.

Senior tight end, Jaylan Franklin:

Franklin came in Madison in 2018 for his redshirt season as an outside linebacker, and played in all 14 games in 2019, recording two tackles and one sack. Franklin made the move to tight end and in 2022 appeared in 11 games, with two receptions for 40 yards. Franklin will be a graduate transfer with one year of eligibility remaining.

Redshirt junior safety, Titus Toler:

Toler made his Wisconsin debut in 2020 where he appeared in two games and had an interception against Illinois. Toler did not play in 2021 and appeared in five games during the 2022 season, recording seven total tackles. Toler has three years of eligibility remaining.

Freshman defensive lineman, Tristan Monday:

The true freshman did not appear in any games for Wisconsin this season, and has four years of eligibility remaining. Monday announced on social media that he will be transferring to Arizona State.

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