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Thursday, January 21, 2010
DeRuyter to A&M deal appears almost done

By ESPN.com staff
ESPN.com

Air Force defensive coordinator Tim DeRuyter is close to becoming the next defensive coordinator at Texas A&M.

TexAgs.com, an ESPN web affiliate, is reporting that the school's board of regents approved DeRuyter's hiring.

It clearly would be the biggest hire in Coach Mike Sherman's tenure at A&M.

There's still no official word from the school, but something will likely be coming later in the afternoon.