Posts Tagged ‘Butch Davis’

Myrtle Beach HS quarterback Everett Golson, who verballed to UNC earlier this year, will early enroll in January, but it may not be in Chapel Hill, according to the Myrtle Beach Sun News, while he waits to see if coach Butch Davis will be retained at North Carolina.

Tim Brewster

Matt Hayes of The Sporting News names Minnesota’s Tim Brewster, UNC’s Butch Davis, A&M’s Mike Sherman, Miami’s Randy Shannon and Georgia’s Mark Richt as his five coaches on the hot seat.

Which five are off the hot seat? For now?  NC State’s Tom O’Brien, LSU’s Les Miles, South Carolina’s Steve Spurrier, Nevada’s Chris Ault, and Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy.

Marvin Austin on signing day

UNC senior wide receiver Greg Little and junior defensive end Robert Quinn were ruled permanently ineligible by the NCAA, and senior defensive tackle Marvin Austin was dismissed from the program, all for violating agent benefits, preferential treatment and ethical conduct rules, writes Sammy Batten of the Fayetteville Observer. Thus ends the college career of the trio. The Tar Heel football program, head coach Butch Davis and athletic director Dick Baddour may not be out of the woods yet, as the NCAA could still levy sanctions against the program.