Originally written on Online Sports Guys  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Not that this is a surprise, especially after the losses to Missouri in Knoxville and Vanderbilt last night... A very handy Vandy win at that, 41-18... Here is a statement from Derek Dooley and from the school on the firing... The University of Tennessee announced today that Derek Dooley will not return as the head football coach of the Vols. The announcement was made by Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Dave Hart, who will immediately begin a search for a new head coach for the Vols. Hart will address the media at 2 p.m. today (Sunday, Nov. 18) at the Stokely Family Media Center at Neyland Stadium. The press conference will also be streamed live on UTSports.com. "We very much appreciate the effort and energy that Derek Dooley and his staff have poured into our football program at the University of Tennessee," said Hart. "Derek and I met early this morning, and I informed him that I believed a change in leadership, despite the positi...
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