Category: Coaching Changes

  • Joe Paterno to retire at end of season

    Kevin Kelley - November 9, 2011

    Joe PaternoPenn State head football coach Joe Paterno will retire at the end of the 2011 season, he announced today in a statement. Penn State and former assistant Jerry Sandusky are embroiled in child sex abuse allegations.

    Paterno, nicknamed “JoePa,” has been head coach of the Nittany Lions since 1966 and is the only FBS coach to reach 400 victories. His current overall coaching record is 409-136-3. In bowl games, Paterno is 24-12-1 and has won two national championships (1982, 1986) and three Big Ten championships (1994, 2005, 2008).

  • Phil Fulmer To Step Down As Tennessee Volunteers Head Coach

    Kevin Kelley - November 3, 2008

    ESPN is reporting that Phil Fulmer will step down as the head coach of the Tennessee Volunteers effective at the end of the 2008 season.

  • Clemson Tigers Fire Head Coach Tommy Bowden

    Kevin Kelley - October 13, 2008

    The Clemson Tigers have fired head coach Tommy Bowden after starting the season with a disappointing 3-3 record.