Here are five leading candidates to replace Butch Jones following his resignation at Bearcats coach Friday.
Matt Campbell, head coach, Toledo - He's young, successful and he's been groomed for this type of job. He's still the youngest coach in FBS football and the thought that he's a year away may be legitimate, but why wait? He has a great job and great talent at Toledo, and he has the demeanor and recruiting ability to keep UC playing at a high level and eventually push it higher.
Pat Narduzzi, defensive coordinator, Michigan State - He was Cincinnati's defensive coordinator from 2004-06, so he knows the program and the city. He's overseen a very gifted defense at Michigan State since 2007, knows the recruiting area and knows the landscape. Lack of head-coaching experience could be a negative, but he's worth at least a look.
Willie Taggart, head coach, Western Kentucky - One of the buzz names for many jobs, Taggart has done a great job building Western Kentucky into something from...