It’s transfer portal season and several New Mexico state football players have already entered the transfer portal after the 2021 season, the final season under the guidance of former head coach Doug Martin. .
This report will be updated as Aggie players announce their intention to enter the Transfer Portal or are flagged.
Aggies quarterback Jonah Johnson has reportedly entered the transfer portal. Johnson completed 59 percent of his passes for 2,705 yards with 10 touchdowns and eight interceptions in 11 games.
Due to graduation or transfers, the Aggies have lost five of their top six receivers so far.
NMSU tight end Thomaz Whitford, defensive back Syrus Dumas and wide receiver Terrell Warner also entered the gate on Wednesday. Whitford, a junior, had 19 receptions for 206 yards and two touchdowns. Warner was second on the team with 38 receptions with 334 yards and a touchdown.
Isaiah Garcia-Castaneda had 37 receptions for 578 yards and four touchdowns in his first season with the Aggies.
Dumas was a late addition to high school and provided a spark with two interceptions in eight games.
The Aggies also appear to have lost their top defensive player as linebacker Chris Ojoh entered the gate on Monday. Ojoh was second on the team with 72 tackles with 16 tackles for a loss and six sacks after joining the Aggies before Easter Washington fall camp.