Found December 08, 2012 on Crystal Ball Run:
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The coaching carousel often makes for strange bedfellows, but none seem more strange this year than Tommy Tuberville and Cincinnati. News broke Saturday morning of Tubs leaving Texas Tech to coach the Bearcats, catching the college football world off guard. Chris Level of RedRaiderSports.com reported that the move caught Tech off-guard and that few around the program had even an inkling that he had been talking with UC until the announcement was made around noon. While the destination may be surprising, Tuberville making a move this offseason should come as no shock. His name had come up in connection with the Arkansas opening in the last month, and he had been under consideration at Miami last year prior to the hiring of Al Golden. Tubs generally appears to march to his own beat, and he always came off as uncomfortable in Lubbock. The idea that he'd trade a Big 12 job for the uncertain future of a program in the Big East should give a good indication of just how itchy hi...
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