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Morgan State fires football coach Fred Farrier, names defensive coordinator as interim replacement

Morgan State fires football coach Fred Farrier, names defensive coordinator as interim replacement

Morgan State announced Monday the firing of head football coach Fred Farrier. Associate head coach Ernest Jones will serve as the interim coach for the 2018 season.

“After having an in-depth opportunity to fully assess all aspects of our football program for the past year, we have decided to go in a new direction” athletic director Edward Scott said in a release. “We thank Coach Farrier for his contributions and service to Morgan State University and our football team. We are confident that Coach Jones and the remaining coaches on staff are committed to serving the scholar-athletes in our football program throughout this period of transition.”

Jones, who also served as the...

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