Defensive coordinator Darnell named A&M interim head coach

Updated: November 25, 2007, 6:38 PM ET
Associated Press

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Texas A&M defensive coordinator Gary Darnell was named interim head coach Saturday, a day after Dennis Franchione resigned.

Darnell, 59, joined Franchione's staff in 2006 after serving eight seasons as head coach at Western Michigan. He had been out of coaching a year when Franchione hired him.

"Gary has head coaching experience and our young men and coaching staff respect him," A&M athletic director Bill Byrne said. "He will lead our team ...

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