Texas Tech elevating top assistant Mark Adams to head coach after Chris Beard’s departure


Texas Tech is elevating assistant coach Mark Adams to the top job to replace Chris Beard after Beard left to take the Texas job earlier this month, the school announced. Adams, the top assistant on Beard’s Red Raiders staff, has been with the program since Beard took over the gig in 2016. He was elevated to Associate Head Coach prior to the 2019-20 season.

A Texas Tech alumnus, Adams, who graduated from the school in 1979, is a long-time understudy of Beard. He served on Beard’s staff at Little Rock as an assistant in 2015-16 after a two-season stint

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Odd departure for Crimson Tide assistant coach

Alabama Football: Two sessions into spring practice, new Tide assistant Jay Graham is leaving Nick Saban’s staff.

Suddenly the Alabama football staff is down one assistant coach. One of Nick Saban’s new hires for the 2021 season, tight ends and special teams assistant, Jay Graham is out. There has been nothing official from the University but multiple reports have stated Graham made the decision to exit, rather than Nick Saban.

UPDATED: Check out Graham’s statement below.

There are plenty of rumors. The most prevalent being his family was not willing to move to Tuscaloosa, despite the fact they were reportedly

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