Colorado Has Reportedly Made A Head Coaching Hire

first_imgA general view of Colorado's football field during a game.BOULDER, CO – NOVEMBER 03: A general view of the stadium as the Stanford Cardinal face the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on November 3, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. The Cardinal defeated the Buffaloes 48-0. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)One head coaching vacancy will reportedly be filled in the very near future. According to Georgia’s Rivals site, Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker has reportedly agreed to become the next head coach of the Colorado Buffaloes.Colorado fired former head coach Mike MacIntyre after back-to-back 5-7 seasons. The unanimous Coach of the Year in 2016, MacIntyre received a hefty contract extension in early 2017.Despite the coaching success that season, the Buffaloes under-performed after a hot start to the 2018 campaign. As such, the program decided to make a move.Mel Tucker emerged as the favorite to land the job, and it’s now being reported that he’s agreed to coach Colorado.Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker has agreed to become the new head coach at Colorado, UGASports has learned.It’s the first head coaching opportunity for Tucker, who has led a stout defense at Georgia for the past three seasons.Stay tuned for more coaching news.[UGA Sports]last_img read more