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Yesterday athletic director Greg Byrne hired former Michigan head coach Rich Rodriguez to coach the Wildcats in 2012. Here are some notes from Rodriguez's first press conference in Tucson. In case...
Former Michigan and West Virginia coach Rich Rodriguez has been hired by the University of Arizona as their new head football coach.
According to multiple sources, Stoops is out as head coach. Athletic director Greg Byrne will likely confirm the announcement at the press conference.
This does not come as much of a surprise to those who follow UA football. Stoops was on the hot seat entering this season and a 1-5 start (with that lone victory coming over Northern Arizona University) has turned the entire fan base on the coach once thought of to be one of the true rising stars in college football.
Moment of silence and emotional win lift spirits in Tucson. Following the tragic shooting of over a dozen people in Tucson, the Wildcats gave us all a way to mourn, and smile.
'Arizona coach Mike Stoops on hot seat in 2011?' Patrick Evans of Arizona Desert Swarm wonders if Arizona head coach Mike Stoops is the right man to take the Wildcats to the next level.