Leach Becomes Third Former Blazer Named Head Coach in SEC

January 13th, 2020 4:00am

Leach Becomes Third Former Blazer Named Head Coach in SEC

Former Valdosta State football assistant coach Mike Leach was named head coach at Mississippi State as he became the third former Blazer football staffer to be named a current head coach in the Southeastern Conference, earlier this week.

Leach joins University of Georgia head coach Kirby Smart and University of South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp as former Blazer coaches who now are head coaches in the SEC. Leach spent the last eight seasons as head coach at Washington State and was the head coach for Texas Tech from 2000-09.

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