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Gary Crowton openly campaigning to leave Maryland

Gary Crowton openly campaigning to leave Maryland

Less than a month after the disaster that was the 2011 Maryland football season ended, offensive coordinator Gary Crowton is making it no secret that he wants out of College Park. Crowton, who joined Randy Edsall's staff at Maryland after four seasons at LSU, is openly campaigning for the Colorado State head coaching job. Crowton, who had mixed success as a head coach at Louisiana Tech and BYU, told The Denver Post that he would “very much so” like to coach at Colorado State, where he played college ball for a while in the 1970s. "I've contacted the school," said Crowton, whose Maryland offense was ranked 68th in the country in his first year there....