Tennessee State not renewing soccer coach Rod Reed’s deal


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee State introduced Monday coach Rod Reed’s contract is not going to be renewed after 11 seasons working the Tigers’ soccer program with former NFL working again Eddie George reportedly poised to interchange him.

”After totally evaluating the state of the TSU Soccer program, we have determined that it was time to make a change in management,” mentioned athletic director Mikki Allen, who was employed a 12 months in the past.

ESPN.com reported George will likely be launched Tuesday because the Tigers’ new coach. TSU has not introduced a information convention nor confirmed George has agreed to be its new coach.

Reed went 58-61 with one FCS playoff look and 4 profitable information in 11 seasons. His greatest season was 2013 when the Tigers went 10-4 – their greatest report since 2001. The Tigers have had three straight shedding seasons, together with 2-5 this 12 months with a 43-26 loss to Southeast Missouri State on Sunday.

George, a four-time Professional Bowl working again with the Tennessee Titans and the 1995 Heisman Trophy winner, has not coached earlier than. He performed 9 seasons within the NFL and ran for 10,441 yards. He has been an actor acting on Broadway and TV and owns a panorama structure agency.

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