Newspaper article The Topeka Capital-Journal

Sports Briefs: South Carolina Hires Muschamp

Newspaper article The Topeka Capital-Journal

Sports Briefs: South Carolina Hires Muschamp

Article excerpt

SOUTH CAROLINA HIRES MUSCHAMP: Will Muschamp's second chance will come at South Carolina. The Gamecocks have agreed to a deal that will make the 44-year-old Muschamp the 33rd head football coach in South Carolina football history. Like the man he is replacing, Muschamp last was a head coach at the University of Florida. Unlike Steve Spurrier, who created the Gamecocks opening when he resigned after 10-and-a-half seasons, Muschamp did not leave Florida of his own accord. He was fired after the 2014 season.

GEORGIA MAKES SMART HIRE: Georgia hired Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart as its new head coach on Sunday, hoping he can accomplish what been routine for the Crimson Tide but eluded Mark Richt during his 15 years between the hedges: Win a national championship. Smart was formally approved as Richt's successor during a meeting by the Georgia athletic association executive committee. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.