The Seminoles beat Louisiana-Monroe 42-10 Saturday at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee.
The Seminoles (5-6) need a win Saturday to become bowl eligible for a 36th consecutive season. His annual salary at FSU placed him near the top of all college football coaches, and his hiring is a clear sign that Texas A&M won't settle for being a second-tier school in the conference.
FSU student Ben James said, "It's a huge loss for the Florida State community, it's a huge loss for the football community, especially for the die-hard Florida State Fans". He succeeded Bobby Bowden in 2010.
"I'm disappointed to see him leave, but at the same time I don't really hate him for it because of what he's done for us and I think, you know, he should be free to go wherever he wants", said Dino Hernandez. I've known him forever, when I was at Alabama and he was at Auburn. The excitement around Florida State is indisputable, and a tremendous opportunity awaits whoever is chosen as our new head football coach.
In the interim, I have appointed associate head coach and defensive tackles coach Odell Haggins to serve as our head coach versus ULM.
President Thrasher and I have worked together through this challenging period while Coach Fisher was making a decision, and I appreciate the cooperation, support and leadership he has provided. I am confident we will fill the position very soon. They'll hire a great coach. We play Texas A&M the next two years. I don't have any doubt about that. If he is [going to the Aggies], I can't get rid of him. The top name so far has been first-year OR coach Willie Taggart, who took over at OR last offseason after turning around the South Florida program.
Per a person in Fisher's final meeting with his players, the former head coach apologized for misleading his team. The school's only national title came in 1939.
Information from ESPN's Mark Schlabach and Sam Khan Jr. and The Associated Press was used in this report.
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Phone records that showed Freeze calling numbers linked to escort services with his university phone came out during that lawsuit. Friday afternoon, Chancellor Jeff Vitter and AD Ross Bjork publicly addressed the NCAA sanctions imposed upon Ole Miss. .
Notorious Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli is now locked up, awaiting sentencing on three felony accounts of security fraud. A Brooklyn jury deliberated five days before finding Shkreli guilty on Friday on three of eight counts.
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Authorities say the man charged in the disappearance of a young North Carolina girl is the boyfriend of the child's mother. Mariah Woods is described as a white female with brown hair and blue eyes, about 2-foot-9 weighing about 30 pounds.
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White Sox take shot at coveted free agent Shohei Ohtani
Additionally, he has plus-plus raw power and has been clocked as an 80-grade runner, so there is seemingly nothing he can't do. All 30 teams could potentially be in the mix, since worldwide signing caps significantly limit the price of the 23-year-old.