Junior quarterback who enters fall practice listed as the backup quarterback ... possesses good size and athletic ability at the position ... has only appeared in one game and attempted just four passes over his career.
Earned playing time for the first time in his career at Ohio (Oct. 11) ... 1-of-4 passing for 14 yards vs. the Bobcats.
Sumner, after serving his one year mandated residency by the NCAA after transferring from Georgia Tech ... did not see any game action.
Sumner enrolled in January and redshirted while practicing at quarterback.
Prior to UCF
Sumner signed with Georgia Tech and left shortly after fall camp started.
Sumner graduated from Daytona Beach's Mainland High School in 2000 ... played for coach John Moronto ... passed for 1,516 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior, while rushing for 886 yards and 14 more touchdowns ... combined for nearly 2,500 yards and another 28 touchdowns as a junior ... earned honorable mention All-America honors from USA Today ... rated the No. 10 quarterback and No. 38 prospect in the country by Tom Lemming ... named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Super Southern 100.
Sumner is a liberal studies major ... born Oct. 8, 1981, in Miami ... son of Aibena Sumner.