Friday, December 7, 2012
Source: USF hires Willie Taggart
By Andrea Adelson
South Florida has hired Western Kentucky coach Willie Taggart, sources told Brett McMurphy of ESPN.
Taggart would replace Skip Holtz, fired after three seasons. Tampa radio station WDAE-AM first reported the hiring. Taggart led Western Kentucky to its first bowl appearance, and has strong ties to the Tampa Bay area, having attending high school at Manatee.