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Jacobs Comments on Tuberville, Coach Search

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Athletic Director Jay Jacobs said Thursday that Tommy Tuberville's departure as AU's head coach was a resignation and talked about plans to replace the coach.

Auburn, Ala.--Auburn's athletic director, Jay Jacobs, said on Thursday that head coach Tommy Tuberville resigned on Wednesday afternoon and wasn't fired. Also, Jacobs didn't put a timetable on a search for a new head coach. Tuberville began meeting on Monday with the athletic director to discuss the coach's plans for improving the team after a disappointing 5-7 season that dropped Tuberville's... Recommended Stories