Breaking: Mangino out at Kansas

The head football coach resigned at 5:00pm central today. National Football Post

Print This December 03, 2009, 07:53 PM EST

Updating an earlier NFP report, the National Football Post has confirmed that Mark Mangino is out as the head football coach at the University of Kansas, according to a team source.  Mangino resigned at 5:00pm central today.  He had been the Jayhawks head coach for the past eight seasons.

After going 12-1 in 2007 and beating Virginia Tech 24-21 in the Orange Bowl, Mangino's Jayhawks went 13-12 over the past two seasons.  Kansas closed out the 2009 season losing their last seven games to finish 5-7.

The Jayhawks players were told during a team meeting that took place at 6:30pm central today that the University is planning to hire a new coach within the next 10-14 days, according to a team source.

More on this story as it develops. 

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