Cal hires Sonny Dykes from La. Tech

Updated: December 6, 2012, 4:38 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

California has hired Louisiana Tech coach Sonny Dykes in hopes the offensive mastermind can revive a program that struggled in recent years under the fired Jeff Tedford.

Athletic director Sandy Barbour announced the hire Wednesday night. Dykes will be formally introduced at a news conference on Thursday.

Dykes, 43, led Louisiana Tech to a 9-3 season that included road wins over Illinois and Virginia and a 59-57 loss to Texas A&M. The Bulldogs were 22-15 in three seasons under Dykes.

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