The 2019 college football regular season is complete, championship weekend is approaching and bowl season is just around the corner. Now as the calendar has turned to December, the coaching carousel is rapidly picking up pace.
Below is a look at who has been fired (or resigned) and who has been hired in the college coaching world.
POWER 5 PROGRAMS
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WHO’S OUT? Chris Petersen, 54-26 in six seasons
WHOS’ IN? The Huskies are promoting defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake, 42, to head coach. Lake has served as DBs coach and co-DC before taking over as defensive coordinator in 2018.
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WHO’S OUT? Chad Morris, 14-23 in just under two seasons at Arkansas
WHO’S IN? A few names FootballScoop.com has heard: Iowa State’s Matt Campbell, Washington State’s Mike Leach and Lane Kiffin
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Boston College Eagles
WHO’S OUT? Steve Addazio, 44-44 in seven seasons
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Florida State Seminoles
WHO’S OUT? Willie Taggart, 9-12 in less than two seasons
WHO’S IN? Names linked to the FSU opening include Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly, Iowa State’s Matt Campbell, Mike Norvell of Memphis and James Franklin of Penn State
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WHO’S OUT? Barry Odom, 25-25 in four seasons
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Ole Miss Rebels
WHO’S OUT? Matt Luke, 15-21 in three seasons
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Rutgers Scarlett Knights
WHO’S OUT? Chris Ash, 8-32 in just under four seasons
WHO’S IN? Greg Schiano is back at Rutgers, where he went 68-67 from 2001 to 2011 as head coach, guiding the Scarlett Knights to six bowl appearances before jumping to the NFL.
GROUP OF 5
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South Florida Bulls
WHO’S OUT? Charlie Strong, 21-16 in three seasons
WHO’S IN? The Bulls could turn to a familiar face and bring back Willie Taggart, according to veteran college football reporter Bruce Feldman. Taggart coached at South Florida from 2013-16 before moving on to Oregon and Florida State.
New Mexico Lobos
WHO’S OUT? Bob Davie, 35-64 in eight seasons
Old Dominion Monarchs
WHO’S OUT? Bobby Wilder, 77-56 after 11 seasons
WHO’S OUT? Tony Sanchez, 20-40 in five seasons
WHO’S OUT? Frank Wilson, 19-29 in four seasons