Conference USA RUMORS & NEWS

  • Marshall Faulk in Contract Talks to Be Southern University Football HC

    Bleacher Report "Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk is in conversations with Southern University to be its next head football coach, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Rapoport added that the two sides "have mutual interest" but that "nothing is..." April 27

  • Hines Ward joining Florida Atlantic’s coaching staff

    Sportsnaut "Former Pittsburgh Steelers great Hines Ward is joining the staff of coach Willie Taggart at Florida Atlantic, multiple outlets reported Wednesday. Ward, 45, will work with wide receivers coach Joey Thomas, 247Sports reported. He spent the past two seasons as an offensive analyst with..." April 21

  • UNT signee Willie Simmons killed in Austin shooting

    Denton Record Chronicle "Willie Simmons, a linebacker from Elgin who had signed with North Texas, was shot and killed Sunday in Austin. A UNT source confirmed that Simmons was among three victims in a shooting that took place Sunday morning. Police were searching for Stephen Broderick, 41, on Sunday..." April 19

  • Social Media Had Way Too Much Fun When FIU Introduced Casey Horny As Special Teams Coordinator

    Total Pro Sports "Former Texas special teams quality control coach Casey Horny became a trending topic this week as he was announced as the next special teams coach with the Florida International Panthers. Horny will be joining the FIU coaching staff under former North Carolina Tar Heels and Miami..." April 06