College football’s teaching carousel continues to spin, and with the primary switch portal window formally open and early signing interval shortly approaching, athletic administrators throughout the nation need to put their respective applications in the very best place attainable heading into the offseason.
Colorado made an enormous splash this previous weekend with the rent of former Jackson State head coach Deion Sanders, whereas Wisconsin, Nebraska and Auburn all made huge hires as effectively.
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Ken Niumatalolo out at Navy
Someday after a 20-17 extra time loss to rival Army, Navy introduced that Niumatalolo wouldn’t return because the group’s head coach subsequent season. He went 109-83 in 16 seasons at Navy however was simply 4-8 this season.
Troy Taylor to Stanford
Earlier position: Sacramento State head coach, 2019-22
Stanford introduced the hiring of former Sacramento State head coach Troy Taylor on Saturday following his group’s loss to Incarnate Word within the quarterfinals of the FCS playoffs on Friday night time. The 54-year-old Taylor spent three seasons at Sacramento State from 2019-22, totaling a 30-8 document and being named the Huge Sky Coach of the 12 months in each 2019 and 2021. This system didn’t play within the 2020 season as a consequence of COVID-19 issues. Taylor additionally gained the Eddie Robinson Coach of the 12 months Award in 2019 and is a finalist once more this season.
Jason Garrett not pursuing Stanford job
Earlier position: New York Giants offensive coordinator, 2020-21
On Thursday, ESPN reported that Garrett, who was head coach of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys for elements of 10 seasons (85-67), was a finalist for the pinnacle teaching job with the Cardinal. Sacramento State coach Troy Taylor was additionally reportedly within the combine to switch David Shaw, who resigned on Nov. 27 after 12 seasons as Stanford’s head coach.
Garrett is presently a tv analyst protecting the NFL, Notre Dame and the USFL. The previous quarterback appeared in 25 NFL video games throughout eight seasons — seven with the Cowboys — together with 9 begins. Garrett later posted a message saying that he could be persevering with in his position as a broadcaster.
Jeff Brohm to Louisville
Earlier position: Purdue head coach, 2017-22
Brohm, who performed quarterback at Louisville from 1989-93, returns dwelling to educate the Cardinals after Scott Satterfield abruptly left to take the Cincinnati head teaching job. This marks Brohm’s third head teaching job, with earlier stops at Western Kentucky and Purdue. He has a 66-44 lifetime document, together with a 36-24 mark at Purdue, which included a number of bowl video games and a Huge Ten West title this previous season.
Kevin Wilson to Tulsa
Earlier position: Ohio State offensive coordinator, 2017-22
Wilson will get a second probability at being a university head coach after main Indiana from 2011-16, the place he posted a 26-47 document, together with a 12-37 mark in Huge Ten play. He’s a well-respected offensive thoughts who helped information an Ohio State offense that ranked within the high 10 nationally in yards per recreation yearly he was there.
Scott Satterfield to Cincinnati
Earlier position: Louisville head coach, 2019-22
Satterfield had loads of ups and downs throughout his 4 seasons at Louisville, along with his greatest 12 months coming in 2019 when the Cardinals completed 8-5, together with a win over Mississippi State within the Music Metropolis Bowl. He was wildly profitable throughout his time at Appalachian State, going 51-24 in six seasons, together with three first-place finishes within the Solar Belt Convention and an ideal 3-0 document in bowl video games.
Deion Sanders to Colorado
Earlier position: Jackson State head coach, 2020-22
The most important splash of this 12 months’s school soccer teaching carousel got here when the College of Colorado introduced Deion Sanders as its subsequent head coach. Whereas he doesn’t have main head teaching expertise, Sanders’ capacity to recruit and market the soccer program will likely be an enormous win for Colorado. He led Jackson State to a 27-5 mark in three seasons, together with an ideal 12-0 mark in 2022.
Hugh Freeze to Auburn
Earlier position: Liberty head coach, 2019-22
Freeze arrives at Auburn with loads of head teaching expertise, along with his most notable cease being at Ole Miss from 2012-16. The previous Rebels head coach resigned from Ole Miss amid each private and NCAA scandals. He’s formally 76-47 in 13 seasons as a head coach at Lambuth, Arkansas State, Ole Miss and Liberty, however that doesn’t embrace 27 wins at Ole Miss that have been vacated as a consequence of a number of NCAA violations.
Luke Fickell to Wisconsin
Earlier position: Cincinnati head coach, 2017-22
Fickell takes over a Wisconsin program after serving as the pinnacle coach at Cincinnati for six seasons, the place he posted a 57-18 document and helped lead the Bearcats to the Faculty Soccer Playoff final season. Along with a spot within the CFP, Fickell’s head teaching résumé contains three eleven-plus win seasons, two AAC titles and a 2-2 document in bowl video games. He served as an assistant at Ohio State from 2002-2016.
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Kenny Dillingham to Arizona State
Earlier position: Oregon offensive coordinator, 2022
Dillingham is an Arizona native and an Arizona State alum who was Oregon’s offensive coordinator this previous season. The 32-year-old served as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Memphis, Auburn and Florida State previous to arriving at Oregon in 2022. He helped information an offense that averaged greater than 500 yards per recreation this previous season, which was tied for the third-highest complete within the nation.
Matt Rhule to Nebraska
Earlier position: Carolina Panthers head coach, 2020-22
After six straight shedding seasons, Nebraska employed Rhule to assist rebuild its program and produce it again to nationwide relevance. The 47-year-old Rhule served as the pinnacle coach at Temple from 2013-16 earlier than leaving for Baylor in 2017, the place he spent three seasons and guided the Bears to an 11-win season and a spot within the Sugar Bowl in his third season with this system.
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