Breaking: Mangino out at Kansas
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.