CORAL GABLES (AP) — Miami quarterback Ryan Williams will require surgery in the coming days to repair an injured right knee.

The school says he injured his anterior cruciate ligament during a scrimmage Friday night. There is no timetable for his return, but the typical recovery from ACL surgery is several months.

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Williams was Stephen Morris’ backup last season.

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The only other quarterback on Miami’s roster with any experience is Gray Crow. Freshman Kevin Olsen has been battling Williams throughout the spring for the No. 1 spot on the depth chart.

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