Comings and goings in the SEC

December, 15, 2011
12/15/11
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It’s that time of year in the SEC with coaches coming and going.

Ole Miss is the only school to have a head coaching change. Georgia, LSU, Mississippi State and Vanderbilt have yet to have any changes on their staffs.

Here’s an update of who’s in and who’s out at each school:

ALABAMA

OUT
  • Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Jim McElwain left to take the Colorado State head coaching job.
ARKANSAS

OUT
  • Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Garrick McGee left to take the UAB head coaching job.
  • Defensive coordinator Willy Robinson wasn’t retained.
  • Special teams coordinator/outside linebackers coach John L. Smith left to take the Weber State head coaching job.
IN
  • Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Paul Petrino was hired from Illinois.
  • Defensive coordinator Paul Haynes was hired from Ohio State.
AUBURN

OUT
  • Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Gus Malzahn left to take the Arkansas State head coaching job.
  • Defensive coordinator Ted Roof left to take the UCF defensive coordinator’s job.
FLORIDA

OUT
  • Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Charlie Weis left to take the Kansas head coaching job.
KENTUCKY

OUT
  • Co-defensive coordinator/defensive backs coach Steve Brown wasn’t retained.
OLE MISS

OUT
  • Head coach Houston Nutt and his staff weren’t retained.
IN
  • Head coach Hugh Freeze was hired from Arkansas State, where he was the head coach.
  • Defensive coordinator/safeties coach Dave Wommack was hired from Arkansas State.
  • Defensive line coach Chris Kiffin was hired from Arkansas State.
  • Linebackers coach Tom Allen was hired from Arkansas State.
  • Recruiting coordinator/tight ends coach Maurice Harris was hired from Arkansas State.
  • Offensive line coach Matt Luke was hired from Duke.
SOUTH CAROLINA

OUT
  • Running backs coach Jay Graham left for a job as running backs coach at Tennessee.
TENNESSEE

OUT
  • Assistant head coach/receivers coach Charlie Baggett wasn’t retained.
  • Special teams coordinator/tight ends coach Eric Russell left to take a job on the Washington State staff.
IN
  • Running backs coach Jay Graham was hired from South Carolina.

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