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Former Georgia Southern head coach Chad Lunsford joins staff at FAU

BOCA RATON, Fla. — Former Georgia Southern head football coach Chad Lunsford has officially been named the new special teams coordinator and tight ends coach at Florida Atlantic University. This content is imported from Twitter. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you...
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Former Georgia Southern head football coach Chad Lunsford returns to coaching

Former Georgia Southern head football coach Chad Lunsford has officially landed on his feet, as Florida Atlantic University made the expected hiring official Saturday that he is the Owls' new special teams coordinator and tight ends coach. Georgia Southern had fired Lunsford on Sept. 26 after an 1-3 start to the 2021 season and 28-21 record over parts of five seasons, which included three straight bowl appearances and two victories from 2018-20.  ...
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FAU set to hire Chad Lunsford as tight ends coach

As Florida Atlantic prepare for the start of spring camp, they’ll have a new tight ends coach. According to Pete Thamel of ESPN, FAU is set to hire Chad Lunsford as an assistant coach. Lunsford was most recently at Georgia Southern, where he served as their head coach from...
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As the saying goes, you can take Chad Lunsford out of Georgia Southern but you can't take the Georgia Southern out of Chad Lunsford. Lunsford spent 12 years as an Eagle over two separate stints, three years as the slot backs coach, and then the last nine continuously -- rising from wide receivers coach to head coach.
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What Twitter said about the firing of Chad Lunsford

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Georgia Southern fires coach Chad Lunsford after 1-3 start

(AP) - Georgia Southern fired coach Chad Lunsford after the Eagles got off to 1-3 start with no victories against major college football opponents. Lunsford was 28-21 since taking over at Georgia Southern during the 2017 season. He took the Eagles to three bowl games. Cornerbacks coach Kevin Whitley will serve as the interim head coach. The former Eagles player is in his third season on staff. Georgia Southern is the third FBS school to make a coaching change this month, joining Connecticut and Southern California.
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