Found December 06, 2012 on College Football Section:
Louisiana Tech won’t be playing in a bowl game with a 9 – 3 record, and now they are losing their head coach. Tech coach Sonny Dykes is leaving the Bulldogs to coach at Cal. Dykes had an overall record of 22 – 15 with this season (2012) being his best yet. His Bulldogs also had the number 1 scoring offense in the country this season averaging 51 points a game. Source confirms that #Cal will hire Sonny Dykes. School already has held a team meeting. — Ron Kroichick (@rkroichick) December 5, 2012 He’ll be taking over a team that’s been trapped in mediocrity for the last 6 years. Former Bears coach Jeff Tedford had 2 10 win seasons in his 11 seasons with the Bears, and both were before 2007. Dykes should be able to find the players he needs to run his high-powered offense out West, and since he spent 2 years at Arizona before heading to Louisiana Tech in 2010, he knows the landscape. Meanwhile, back in Ruston, Derek Dooley is available for a job. Related Posts Louisiana Tech’s Sonny Dykes claims his players are better than Miss State and Ole Miss Louisiana Tech: Number one scoring offense, 9-3, and no bowl San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl – TCU Horned Frogs vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs

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