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There are teaching modifications on a regular basis in school soccer. Yearly the carousel stays busy as applications throughout the nation make teaching strikes. Here’s a take a look at the teaching modifications at every Energy 5 faculty as we proceed our 20-year sequence of Rivals Rankings historical past.

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  ALABAMA

The 2002 class at Alabama was overseen by Dennis Franchione, who left after that season to grow to be the coach at Texas A&M. He reportedly turned down a 10-year contract in Tuscaloosa. Mike Worth was employed, then Mike Shula earlier than Nick Saban took the Alabama job on Jan. 3, 2007. The remaining is historical past.

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ARIZONA

There was vital turnover at Arizona over the past 20 years, and in 2002 the coach was John Mackovic, adopted by Mike Stoops for eight seasons, Wealthy Rodriguez for six seasons after which Kevin Sumlin from 2018-2020, when he went 9-20. Former New England Patriots QB coach Jedd Fisch was employed in December to take over this system.

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ARIZONA STATE  

In 2002, Dirk Koetter was simply beginning his tenure at Arizona State, one that might final till after the 2006 season. Then Dennis Erickson took over from 2007-2011, adopted by Todd Graham from 2012-2017. Then present coach Herm Edwards landed the job.

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ARKANSAS

Houston Nutt was in the course of his tenure in Fayetteville that lasted from 1998-2007, when Rivals began in 2002 after which after Nutt, Bobby Petrino was employed from 2008-2011. There was quite a lot of upheaval within the coming years as John L. Smith lasted one yr, Bret Bielema was the coach from 2013-2017 after which Chad Morris took over this system from 2017-2019, when he went 4-18 earlier than being fired. Sam Pittman was employed to begin the 2020 season.

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AUBURN

There have been solely three coaches over the past 20 years at Auburn with Tommy Tuberville dealing with the duties from 1999-2008, adopted by Gene Chizik from 2009-2012 after which Gus Malzahn, who began within the 2013 season and was fired after the 2020 marketing campaign. The fourth coach, Bryan Harsin, was employed away from Boise State.

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BAYLOR  

In 20 years of Rivals historical past, there was vital turnover at Baylor, with Kevin Steele out after the 2002 class adopted by Man Morriss (2003-2007), Artwork Briles (2008-2015), Jim Grobe in 2016 after which Matt Rhule from 2017-2019. After Rhule did a rare job and left for the NFL, Dave Aranda was employed away from LSU to take the job in 2020.

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BOSTON COLLEGE

Tom O’Brien was in the course of his tenure at Boston School in 2002 and he lasted in Chestnut Hill till the tip of the 2006 season. O’Brien was adopted for 2 years by Jeff Jagodzinski, then Frank Spaziani, Steve Addazio after which Jeff Hafley took over the Eagles’ program heading into the 2020 season.

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  CAL  

Jeff Tedford took over at Cal in 2002 and spent a decade at Berkeley earlier than Sonny Dykes took over from 2013-2016. The third coach throughout this two-decade stretch was Justin Wilcox, who was employed for the 2017 season and continues to be Cal’s coach.

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CLEMSON  

It has been a fairly clear image of teaching modifications at Clemson as Tommy Bowden was the Tigers’ coach from 1999-2008. He was adopted by Dabo Swinney, who took over halfway by the 2008 season and has been at Clemson ever since.

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COLORADO  

There was some vital turnover at Colorado over the past 20 seasons as Gary Barnett was the coach from 1999-2005, adopted by Dan Hawkins, Jon Embree, Mike MacIntyre, Mel Tucker for one season after which Karl Dorrell was employed to begin the 2020 season.

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DUKE  

Identify the Duke soccer coach in 2002. That might be an important trivia evening query, and when you got here up with Carl Franks you then win a prize. Franks was wrapping up his tenure with the Blue Devils, and after the 2003 season Ted Roof got here in for 4 seasons earlier than David Cutcliffe changed him. Cutcliffe has been Duke’s coach because the 2008 season, one yr after Saban took over at Alabama.

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FLORIDA  

Ron Zook had simply taken over for Steve Spurrier to begin the 2002 season, however Zook didn’t final lengthy earlier than City Meyer took the job from 2005-2010. Will Muschamp and Jim McElwain led the Gators over the subsequent few years earlier than Florida employed Dan Mullen away from Mississippi State to begin the 2018 season.

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FLORIDA STATE  

In Florida State historical past relationship again to 1902 there have been 14 head coaches on the faculty, together with Odell Haggins as an interim twice and Bobby Bowden, who coached 34 of these seasons. Bowden was the coach in 2002, when Rivals rankings began and he coached all the way in which up till 2009. Following Bowden was Jimbo Fisher for eight seasons (he had the next successful proportion than Bowden), adopted by Willie Taggart for 2 years and now Mike Norvell, who’s getting into his second season.

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GEORGIA

The Georgia teaching tree in the course of the Rivals period is admittedly reduce and dry. Mark Richt took over from Jim Donnan within the 2001 season after which coached the Bulldogs by 2015. It was then that Georgia employed Kirby Good and he’s getting into his sixth season. That degree of stability and lack of turnover is uncommon amongst Energy 5 faculties.

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GEORGIA TECH  

Chan Gailey’s first yr was in 2002, when Rivals got here into existence, and he lasted for a handful of years till Paul Johnson took over in 2008. Johnson was the coach of the Yellow Jackets for a decade till he introduced his retirement. Geoff Collins took over in 2019.

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INDIANA

Gerry DiNardo took over in 2002 and since that point no coach at Indiana has lasted greater than 5 seasons, so turnover has been widespread. That appears to be altering dramatically underneath Tom Allen, however previous to him got here Kevin Wilson, Invoice Lynch and Terry Hoeppner.

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ILLINOIS  

Since 2002, Illinois has gone by 4 full-time head coaches (together with Invoice Cubit, who was interim within the 2015 season) and none of them completed with a successful file. Ron Turner was the coach in 2002, adopted by Ron Zook and Tim Beckman after which Lovie Smith, who was 10-37 total. Bret Bielema was employed for the 2020 season.

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IOWA

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Consistency is the calling card of Iowa soccer, and since 1999 Kirk Ferentz has been the coach of the Hawkeyes, teaching extra video games (246) than Hayden Fry (238) or another coach in Iowa historical past.

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IOWA STATE

In 2002, Dan McCarney was within the middle-to-late innings of his teaching profession at Iowa State, after which he was adopted by Gene Chizik, Paul Rhoads and now Matt Campbell, the one coach in Rivals historical past for the Cyclones who has a successful file.

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KANSAS  

From 2002-2009 Mark Mangino was the Kansas soccer coach, and he ended up 50-48. Since that point, the Jayhawks have fallen off a cliff, with Turner Gill, Charlie Weis, Clint Bowen (interim), David Beaty and Les Miles not ready to determine that puzzle in any respect. Lance Leipold, who turned Buffalo round over the past six years, was employed in latest days.

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KANSAS STATE  

Invoice Snyder is an establishment at Kansas State as he had two lengthy teaching stretches from 1989-2005 and 2009-2018. He coached 333 video games in Manhattan. The opposite coaches in the course of the Rivals period relationship again to 2002 are Ron Prince from 2006-2008 and Chris Klieman, who was employed in late 2018 and nonetheless leads this system

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KENTUCKY  

Kentucky has not had a soccer coach end with a successful file since Blanton Collier (1954-1961), however present coach Mark Stoops is true on the cusp as he has a 49-50 file beginning in 2013 main into subsequent season. Throughout the Rivals period, the Wildcats have additionally had Man Morriss, Wealthy Brooks and Joker Phillips in cost.

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LOUISVILLE

John L. Smith coached the 2002 season at Louisville earlier than leaving for Michigan State, and that’s when Bobby Petrino took over the Cardinals from 2003-2006. He was adopted by Steve Kragthorpe, after which it was Charlie Robust earlier than Petrino returned after his teaching debacle at Arkansas. Scott Satterfield is now getting into his third season.

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LSU

Nick Saban was proper in the course of his LSU teaching tenure in 2002 when Rivals began and he left two years later to get replaced by Les Miles, who went 114-34 in additional than a decade with the Tigers. Ed Orgeron formally took over in November 2016, and he stays the coach in Baton Rouge.

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MARYLAND

Ralph Friedgen began in 2001 and was Maryland’s coach by the 2010 season, ending with a 75-50 file. Randy Edsall then took over for a handful of seasons, adopted by D.J. Durkin. Controversy adopted him, then Matt Canada took over for a yr. Mike Locksley was employed in December 2018, and he’s now getting into his third season.

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MIAMI  

It’s exhausting to consider that Larry Coker was simply actually beginning his Miami teaching tenure in 2002, nevertheless it’s true. He was the coach from 2001-2006. Coker was adopted by Randy Shannon after which Al Golden after which Mark Richt earlier than Manny Diaz was employed in early January 2016. Diaz is 14-10 in two seasons up to now.

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MICHIGAN  

In 2002, Lloyd Carr was in the course of his teaching tenure in Michigan, a profession that might span 162 video games, the third most in class historical past, behind Bo Schembechler (247) and Fielding Yost (204). Following Carr was Wealthy Rodriguez after which Brady Hoke. Jim Harbaugh was employed in late December 2014. He’s now getting into his eighth season.

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MICHIGAN STATE

Bobby Williams’ final season was in 2002, and he was adopted by John L. Smith for 4 seasons till Mark Dantonio took over for the 2007 marketing campaign. He was the Spartans’ coach for greater than a decade earlier than Mel Tucker took over within the 2020 season. Nick Saban was Michigan State’s head coach till 1999, three years earlier than Rivals began.

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MINNESOTA

Minnesota has gone by a handful of coaches because the inception of Rivals in 2002, with Glen Mason in cost from 1997 by the 2006 season. Then it was Tim Brewster’s flip earlier than Jerry Kill took over till halfway by the 2015 season, when he needed to retire attributable to well being causes. Tracy Claeys had a fast cease with the Gophers earlier than P.J. Fleck was employed in January 2017, and Fleck has been with the group since.

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MISSISSIPPI STATE  

Jackie Sherrill was nonetheless teaching Mississippi State when Rivals began in 2002, however solely a pair years later Sylvester Croom took over. Dan Mullen got here in for the 2009 season and stayed till 2017, when there was a transition to Joe Moorhead, who was rapidly changed. Mike Leach is getting into his second season in Starkville.

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MISSOURI  

In 2002, Gary Pinkel had simply launched into a training tenure at Missouri that lasted from 2001-2015, so Pinkel was concerned in probably the most Tigers’ recruiting courses in the course of the Rivals period by far. Barry Odom took over in 2016 and lasted for a number of seasons earlier than Missouri moved on to Eli Drinkwitz, who’s getting into his second season in Columbia.

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NEBRASKA

The tail finish of Frank Solich’s profession was occurring in Lincoln in 2002 when Rivals began, after which Invoice Callahan took over for a handful of years earlier than Bo Pelini coached the Huskers. Though Pelini was profitable on the sphere, his character didn’t mesh with Nebraska’s tradition, and Mike Riley was employed to run this system. Riley lasted solely three seasons with the Huskers earlier than Scott Frost was employed in December 2017.

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NORTH CAROLINA  

There have solely been a handful of coaches at North Carolina since 2002, as John Bunting was the coach in the course of the early years and he was adopted by Butch Davis from 2007-2010. When North Carolina was investigated by the NCAA for improper advantages, Davis was let go after which Everett Withers was named interim coach for the season. Larry Fedora was the coach from 2012-2018, after which Mack Brown was employed in late November 2018. He’s nonetheless the coach.

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NORTH CAROLINA STATE  

There was relative stability since 2002 in Raleigh as Chuck Amato was within the early phases of his profession at NC State when Rivals acquired underway, after which Tom O’Brien changed him and coached the Wolfpack from 2007-2012. Dave Doeren was employed on Dec. 1, 2012, and he’s nonetheless the pinnacle coach at NC State.

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NORTHWESTERN  

Randy Walker was the coach at Northwestern from 1999 till his sudden dying in the summertime of 2006, when Pat Fitzgerald was promoted to move coach. Fitzgerald has been the Wildcats’ coach since that point and has turned down a number of different alternatives, together with within the NFL, to remain at Northwestern.

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NOTRE DAME  

The 2002 season was Tyrone Willingham’s first at Notre Dame, though he lasted solely till the tip of the 2004 marketing campaign, when he was changed. Charlie Weis was the coach of the Irish for 5 years after which Brian Kelly was employed in December 2009. Kelly stays the coach at Notre Dame and has reportedly turned down quite a few NFL jobs to remain in South Bend.

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OHIO STATE  

The Jim Tressel period was simply getting underway in 2002 as he was getting into his second season in Columbus. After NCAA violations ended the Tressel period, Luke Fickell served because the interim coach for one season, after which City Meyer was employed from 2012-2018, however he left over controversial circumstances involving an assistant coach. Ryan Day took over and is now getting into his third full season, presently with a file of 23-2.

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OKLAHOMA  

The teaching tree and transition at Oklahoma has been clean and seamless because the begin of Rivals in 2002 as Bob Stoops was the Sooners’ coach from 1999-2016. After his stunning retirement, Lincoln Riley took over this system and he stays the coach regardless of quite a few rumors about NFL groups wanting to rent him.

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OKLAHOMA STATE  

Mike Gundy has been such a mainstay at Oklahoma State that it’s exhausting to recollect who got here earlier than him. Gundy has been the coach since 2005, however earlier than him within the first few years of Rivals the Oklahoma State coach was Les Miles, who was in Stillwater for 4 seasons earlier than heading to LSU.

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OLE MISS  

There was quite a lot of teaching turnover at Ole Miss because the Rivals period began in 2002 as David Cutcliffe was on the again finish of his tenure in Oxford earlier than he was adopted by Ed Orgeron and Houston Nutt. Then Hugh Freeze landed the job, however controversy pushed him out and Matt Luke took over for a number of seasons earlier than Lane Kiffin took over. Kiffin’s now getting into his second season.

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OREGON  

Mike Bellotti was in the course of his lengthy profession at Oregon in 2002 after which in 2009 Chip Kelly took over for 4 seasons, throughout which he had wonderful success and compiled a 46-7 file. Following Kelly’s transfer to the NFL, Mark Helfrich took over for 4 seasons, then Willie Taggart got here in for one earlier than Mario Cristobal entered the image. He’s now heading into his third season in Eugene.

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OREGON STATE  

In 2002, Dennis Erickson coached his final season at Oregon State after which he was changed by Mike Riley, who lasted 12 seasons in Corvallis. After Riley left to grow to be the coach at Nebraska, Gary Andersen took over for a number of seasons and now Jonathan Smith is now getting into his fourth season with the Beavers.

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PENN STATE  

Joe Paterno was Penn State’s coach lengthy earlier than Rivals began and he would final almost a decade into the Rivals period earlier than the Jerry Sandusky scandal would finish his profession. Invoice O’Brien would take over for 2 seasons earlier than going to the NFL after which James Franklin was employed in January 2014. Franklin is now getting into his eighth season with the Nittany Lions.

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PITTSBURGH  

Pitt was within the Large East till after the 2012 season, and there was quite a lot of teaching turnover through the years for the Panthers as Walt Harris was the coach when Rivals began in 2002. He could be adopted by Dave Wannstedt, who would final six season at Pitt earlier than being changed by Todd Graham, who solely coached there one yr earlier than jetting off for Arizona State. Paul Chryst got here in for 3 seasons, and he went 19-19 however then left for Wisconsin. Pat Narduzzi was employed and is now getting into his seventh yr.

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PURDUE

Joe Tiller lasted 12 seasons at Purdue and proper in the course of his tenure was when Rivals acquired underway. Following Tiller’s departure after the 2008 season, Danny Hope was employed and lasted 4 seasons earlier than Darrell Hazell took over. Jeff Brohm was employed in December 2016 and is now getting into his fifth season. Since Tiller’s departure, although, the Boilermakers have solely two successful seasons.

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RUTGERS  

Greg Schiano

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Greg Schiano’s first stint at Rutgers was simply getting began in 2002 as he was getting into his second season and the Scarlet Knights wouldn’t grow to be a nationwide storyline for a number of extra years, once they’d win 11 video games in 2006. Schiano lasted till after the 2011 season, when Kyle Flood took over, adopted by Chris Ash and now Schiano is again to rebuild the Rutgers program once more.

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SOUTH CAROLINA  

It feels so way back, however Lou Holtz was the coach at South Carolina in 2002 and he would final a pair extra seasons till his retirement, and Steve Spurrier changed him. Spurrier, who coached 12 seasons at Florida earlier in his profession, would final into his eleventh season at South Carolina and made this system greater than respected once more. Will Muschamp was employed and lasted into his fifth season earlier than being fired. Shane Beamer is now getting into his first yr with the Gamecocks.

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STANFORD  

A fantastic trivia query could be who coached Stanford in 2002. For those who guess Buddy Teevens, you then’d be proper. Teevens coached for a number of extra seasons earlier than Walt Harris acquired the job after which it went to Jim Harbaugh for the 2007 season. Harbaugh left for the San Francisco 49ers and David Shaw was employed in January 2011. He’s nonetheless Stanford’s coach.

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SYRACUSE

Paul Pasqualoni was the mainstay at Syracuse by the Nineties and into the 2000s and he was the Orange coach in 2002 when Rivals began. Greg Robinson took over for the 2005 season and he lasted 4 seasons till Doug Marrone acquired the job. It was one other 4 years with Marrone till Scott Shafer took over for 3 seasons. In December 2015, Dino Babers as a result of Syracuse’s coach, the place he’s nonetheless right this moment.

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TCU  

The teaching tree at TCU has been fairly clear because the begin of Rivals in 2002 as Gary Patterson has been the full-time coach because the 2001 season and stays with the Horned Frogs heading into the 2021 marketing campaign.

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TENNESSEE  

Phillip Fulmer was the signal of stability at Tennessee as he was the coach properly earlier than the beginning of Rivals and coached the Vols all through the 2008 season. Since then, there was quite a lot of turmoil and turnover as Tennessee seems to be to seek out its footing on the nationwide stage once more. After all, Lane Kiffin got here in for one season. Then Derek Dooley was the coach for about three seasons. Then Butch Jones was fired on the finish of his fifth yr. Jeremy Pruitt got here in for 3 years, however was fired for trigger after a number of recruiting violations. In late January, Josh Heupel took over as coach.

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TEXAS  

A lot has occurred at Texas over the previous couple of years that in some methods it’s exhausting to consider Mack Brown was the Longhorns’ coach for almost all of Rivals’ existence, since he was there in 2002 when the corporate began by the 2013 season. Charlie Robust took over and was out after just some seasons after which Tom Herman lasted 4 years earlier than being changed. Steve Sarkisian was employed in early January.

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TEXAS A&M  

There have been an unbelievable quantity of modifications at Texas A&M over the past 20 years, primarily this one: R.C. Slocum was the Aggies’ coach in 2002. It was Slocum’s last season earlier than Dennis Franchione took over the job for 5 years earlier than Mike Sherman got here to School Station, and he was there for about 4 years. Kevin Sumlin was employed to a lot fanfare and he lasted about six years earlier than Jimbo Fisher left Florida State for the A&M job. Fisher is now getting into his fourth season with the Aggies.

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TEXAS TECH  

Mike Leach by no means had a dropping season at Texas Tech and he was the coach there from 2000-2009 season, however his dealing with of the Adam James scenario led to his firing and a messy authorized battle. Nonetheless, one wonders the place this system could be – and if Leach would nonetheless be at Texas Tech – if that scenario by no means occurred. After Leach, Tommy Tuberville got here in for about three seasons, adopted by Kliff Kingsbury and now Matt Wells is getting into his third yr. The Purple Raiders haven’t had a successful season since 2015.

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UCLA  

The 2002 season was the final one for Bob Toledo in Westwood as Karl Dorrell changed him and the teaching carousel at UCLA has spun ever since. Dorrell lasted about 5 seasons, Rick Neuheisel lasted about 4, Jim Mora regardless of a nine-win and two 10-win seasons was out after his sixth season and Chip Kelly took the job. Via three years, Kelly is 10-21.

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USC  

Pete Carroll was simply getting began at USC in 2002 because the Trojans railed off high recruiting courses and nationwide titles. Carroll lasted with the Trojans till after the 2009 season after which USC skilled a interval of teaching turnover. Lane Kiffin was there for simply over three seasons, Ed Orgeron was the interim in 2013, then Steve Sarkisian lasted lower than two seasons earlier than off-the-field points pressured him out. Clay Helton was the interim for the rest of the 2015 season and he stays USC’s coach. Helton is 45-23.

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UTAH  

In 2002, Ron McBride was in his final season with the Utes. Then City Meyer took over for principally two seasons, as he went 22-2 earlier than leaving for Florida. Kyle Whittingham changed Meyer and he’s been at Utah since, with a file of 134-66 heading into the 2021 season.

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VANDERBILT

Bobby Johnson was simply beginning at Vanderbilt in 2002 and he lasted by the 2009 season, when Robbie Caldwell was employed, however he was solely with the Commodores for one yr. James Franklin was then employed and he led Vanderbilt to back-to-back successful seasons, 9 wins annually, the final two successful years for the Commodores. Derek Mason had seven-straight dropping seasons in Nashville after which Clark Lea was employed to interchange him for the 2021 season.

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VIRGINIA

There was a comparatively seamless transition of coaches through the years at Virginia as Al Groh was the coach in 2002 and he lasted till after the 2009 marketing campaign. Mike London changed him and had just one successful season in six earlier than Bronco Mendenhall got here from BYU to Charlottesville. He’s been the coach because the 2016 season and Mendenhall is 30-32 getting into his sixth yr.

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VIRGINIA TECH  

Frank Beamer was such an unbelievable mainstay at Virginia Tech because the coach from 1987 by the 2015 season. Justin Fuente was employed away from Memphis to take over the Hokies’ program and he’s 38-26 getting into his sixth yr.

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WAKE FOREST  

During the last 20 years there have solely been two coaches at Wake Forest as stability has dominated there. Jim Grobe was simply beginning his profession in 2002 and he lasted till the tip of the 2013 season. That’s when Dave Clawson was employed away from Bowling Inexperienced and he’s been the coach ever since. He is now getting into his eighth season.

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WASHINGTON  

There was a good quantity of turnover at Washington over the past 20 years as Rick Neuhseil was in his last season with the Huskies in 2002 earlier than Keith Gilbertson took over for 2 seasons. After that didn’t work out, Tyrone Willingham was employed, adopted by Steve Sarkisian after which Chris Peterson lasting 4, 5 and 6 seasons, respectively. Jimmy Lake simply wrapped up his first season with the Huskies.

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WASHINGTON STATE  

Mike Worth was in his last season in Pullman in 2002 and he was adopted by Invoice Doba, who coached the Cougars for 5 seasons. Then Paul Wolff coached at Washington State for 4 seasons after which Mike Leach was employed and was on the town for eight years earlier than leaving for Mississippi State. Nick Rolovich is now getting into his second season.

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WEST VIRGINIA  

Wealthy Rodriguez was simply in his second season teaching the Mountaineers in 2002 and he lasted till the tip of the 2007 season, when he left for the Michigan job. Invoice Stewart coached for 3 full seasons after which Dana Holgorsen took over and was in Morgantown for eight seasons. Neal Brown is now getting into his third yr at West Virginia, the place he’s 11-11.

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WISCONSIN  

From 1990-2005, Barry Alvarez was the coach of the Badgers and he was adopted by Bret Bielema, who lasted till concerning the finish of the 2012 season, when he took the Arkansas job. Gary Andersen took the job however was out after about two years as reviews surfaced he was pissed off by Wisconsin’s robust educational requirements. Paul Chryst came visiting from Pitt to take the job, and Chryst is now getting into his seventh season.

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