Butch Jones Hired as Tennessee’s New Football Coach

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(Knoxville) The University of Tennessee has selected Butch Jones as its head Football Coach. This according to cbssports.com.

ESPN is also reporting that Jones resigned from his position with the Cincinnati Bearcats, effective immediately.

The news comes one day after sources say he rejected an offer from Colorado.

Tennessee called a news conference which is scheduled for this afternoon.