Baylor junior receiver Jared Atkinson announced that he's leaving school for the spring semester to deal with family issues, but plans to return to the university at an unspecified date.

Atkinson's mother, Monique Atkinson, revealed on her Twitter account that she's dealing with breast cancer.

Atkinson played in all 12 games as a sophomore for the Bears in 2017, and made five catches for 73 yards. He is a graduate of Mesquite Horn High School.

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