Well, Reality Steve previously reported that Underwood will definitely be on a search for love this coming January, as the new star of The Bachelor and it was confirmed on GMA. "That's the worst part of it all", he told her. Tia was blindsided by the breakup, but it was all for the best.
Perezcious readers, will you be tuning in for Colton's season and all of ABC's cringeworthy virgin-related puns? Most recently, Underwood had been among the cast of "Bachelor in Paradise" until he departed the show last week. Colton Underwood is the new "Bachelor"! He also isn't the only virgin to compete on The Bachelor or The Bachelorette. Underwood also dated Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman, though the couple split up in June 2017.
The Indiana native made it all the way to hometown dates, with Becca seemingly excited about where their relationship could go.
Kufrin and Booth both appeared as contestants during Arie Luyekduk Jr.'s season. Colton appeared on "Bachelor in Paradise", where he rekindled his romance with Tia. He was eliminated by Becca in that episode.
The 26-year-old former football player didn't feel the same way that Tia felt about him and chose to break up with her, which left her devastated.
After that, he and Tia were one of the most solid couples in Paradise, until Monday's show when he revealed to Canadian Kevin Wendt that he was having second thoughts about their future and realized she wasn't the one for him. Colton broke down in tears while breaking up with Tia.
Time to start lining up the long-stemmed red roses: A new Bachelor is ready to find his one true love - or at least woo a couple dozen woman before inevitably landing a spot on Dancing with the Stars.
Colton is 26, and retired from the National Football League after an injury-plagued career.