Discussion

FBS-bound UMass fires Kevin Morris

Updated: November 21, 2011, 1:17 PM ET
Associated Press

AMHERST, Mass. -- Massachusetts has fired football coach Kevin Morris.

Athletics director John McCutcheon announced in a statement Monday that Morris had been released from his contract after a 16-17 record in three seasons as coach of the Minutemen.

McCutcheon said he felt the program needed "new direction in leadership" as it makes the jump to the Football Bowl Subdivision as a football-only member of the Mid-American Conference next season.

Morris' contract had two more seasons.

The ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEADLINES