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5-7, 5th in Big Ten - East

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN sources: Alabama offensive analyst Butch Jones will remain on the Crimson Tide staff for the 2019 season. Jones' role is still to be determined. He could fill one of Alabama's offensive position coach vacancies or work in a senior analyst or advisory position, according to sources. Jones had been mentioned as a candidate to join Maryland's staff under Mike Locksley, who worked with Jones at Alabama last season. But the Terrapins on Wednesday announced three offensive assistants, including coordinator Scottie Montgomery.

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7dAlex Scarborough

Alabama's Hurts visits Terps, Canes, Sooners

Crimson Tide QB Jalen Hurts, who is eligible to play elsewhere next season as a graduate transfer, visited the Terrapins on Friday and the Sooners and Hurricanes this weekend.

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Alabama QB Jalen Hurts, who entered the transfer portal this week, is visiting Maryland and also plans to visit Miami this weekend, a source told ESPN. He's also expected to draw interest from Oklahoma. CaneSport.com was first to report the Miami visit. Miami hired former Alabama QB coach Dan Enos as its offensive coordinator today. Maryland coach Mike Locksley was Hurts' offensive coordinator at Alabama this past season.

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8dAlex Scarborough

Where could Jalen Hurts play next year?

The Alabama QB should be one of the most coveted transfers in recent memory. Could he follow Kyler Murray at Oklahoma? We break it all down.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Sources: Rutgers is expected to hire Andy Buh as defensive coordinator, replacing Jay Niemann. Buh spent the past three years as Maryland's defensive coordinator. ScarletNation.com first reported the move. Buh also has been defensive coordinator at Cal and Nevada and held position coach spots at Kentucky, Wisconsin and Stanford, among others.

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35dChris Low

Saban: Durkin observing Bama, hasn't been hired

DJ Durkin, who was fired at Maryland in October after investigations into the death of player Jordan McNair, has been observing Alabama's operation, Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said.

Durkin meets with Saban, Alabama defensive staff (1:49)
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43dHeather Dinich

New Terps coach has support of McNair's dad

New Maryland coach Mike Locksley and Marty McNair, the father of Terrapins player Jordan McNair, who died from heatstroke following a team practice, have a common tragic bond.

SVP: Locksley commands local respect around Maryland (1:05)
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Terrapins hire Alabama OC Locksley as coach

The Maryland Terrapins have hired Alabama Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Mike Locksley as their next head coach, the school announced Tuesday night.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

SOURCES: Maryland is hiring Alabama offensive coordinator Mike Locksley as its next head coach. Stadium first reported the hire. Locksley, who today won the Broyles Award as the nation's top assistant, returns to a school where he twice served as an assistant. Matt Canada, who served as Maryland interim coach this season, and Michigan quarterbacks coach Pep Hamilton, also were finalists.

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49dAdam Rittenberg

Sources: Alabama OC finalist to coach Maryland

Maryland will conduct finalist interviews for its head-coaching vacancy on Sunday and Monday, meeting with three candidates: Matt Canada, Alabama's Mike Locksley and Michigan's Pep Hamilton, sources told ESPN.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Maryland will conduct finalist interviews for its coaching vacancy Sunday and Monday, according to sources. The interviews will take place locally after initial interviews happened earlier this week in Atlanta. Three or four candidates will meet Sunday or Monday with athletic director Damon Evans, university president Wallace Loh and others. Alabama offensive coordinator Mike Locksley, whose team plays Saturday in the SEC championship game, is still considered the favorite to land the job, sources say. A decision likely will come by the middle of next week.


Campus Conversation: Coaching Carousel Special

After brief reaction to the latest CFP rankings (1:53), Adam Rittenberg, Chris Low & Ryan McGee discuss the latest coaching developments and rumors around the country (7:10). Plus, coaching related Walk-Ons questions (40:46).

McSorley TD strike balloons Penn State lead (0:29)
Penn State RB puts defender in spin cycle on TD (0:25)
McSorley scoots for 2nd TD on ground (0:28)
McSorley scores on 4th play of game (0:48)

Campus Conversation: Les Hired, Meaning Of Week 12 Results

Matt Schick, Ivan Maisel & Heather Dinich discuss Kansas' hiring of Les Miles (2:00), Clay Helton's status at USC (9:30), the meaning of Week 12's results (12:20) & more. Plus, Talk Herdy To Me (32:21), Walk-Ons (37:51) and Extra Points (43:31).

Haskins' 6 TD-day gives OSU win in OT thriller (1:00)

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