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College football news: Central Michigan to hire Paul Petrino as offensive coordinator, per report

Central Michigan is expected to hire Paul Petrino as its new offense coordinator and quarterbacks coach, a month after the former Idaho head coach and Arkansas assistant landed an analyst position on staff at South Alabama, Bruce Feldman reports. Petrino went 34-66 over nine seasons at Idaho from 2013 to 2021 before he was let go and later transitioned into a role on offense with South Alabama.
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South Alabama Analyst Paul Petrino on the Move

Sources at South Alabama have confirmed that analyst Paul Petrino, formerly the head coach at Idaho, has accepted the offensive coordinator/quarterback coach job at Central Michigan. Despite only being with the Jaguar program only six weeks, Petrino had already earned the respect of the staff with the useful insights he...
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Paul Petrino expected to join CMU Football as offensive coordinator

It didn’t take Central Michigan Football Head Coach Jim McElwain long to fill the vacancy left when offensive coordinator/quarterback coach Kevin Barbay announced he was taking a similar position at Appalachian State. Paul Petrino is expected to be named as the new offensive coordinator, according to multiple reports. Most...
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Former Idaho coach Paul Petrino lands new job; Vandals staff takes shape

The University of Idaho’s former football coach found a new job. Meanwhile, the Vandals’ new staff is coming together. Paul Petrino has been hired by South Alabama to serve as an offensive analyst, according to multiple reports. Petrino coached against the Jaguars during the Vandals’ days as Sun Belt Conference members from 2014-17.
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Former Idaho Coach Paul Petrino to Join South Alabama as an Analyst

JagsJungle.com has confirmed that former Idaho head coach and veteran college football offensive coordinator Paul Petrino will be joining the staff of Kane Wommack at South Alabama as an analyst. Petrino has had a long and productive career in coaching that included stints as the offensive coordinator at Louisville (under...
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Paul Petrino joins South Alabama staff as analyst

Paul Petrino has joined the South Alabama staff as an offensive analyst, a source confirmed to AL.com. The 54-year-old Petrino spent the last nine seasons as head coach at Idaho, where he posted a 34-66 record. The Vandals were a member of the Sun Belt Conference until 2017 before dropping to the FCS level.
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Idaho Vandals parting ways with Paul Petrino

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Paul Petrino will coach his final game with Idaho on Saturday after agreeing to part ways with the school. Athletic director Terry Gawlik says the school will begin an immediate search to find a replacement for Petrino, who has gone 33-66 during nine seasons at Idaho.
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The Spokesman-Review

Idaho athletic director says next football coach will have big shoes to fill following Paul Petrino

MOSCOW, Idaho — One winning season in nine years and waning attendance give the University of Idaho’s new football coach plenty of room for improvement. But whoever replaces Paul Petrino – whose time with the Vandals concluded with a final game Saturday against Idaho State in Pocatello – will have big shoes to fill to match the influence Petrino has had on Idaho’s academic success and culture of good citizenship among football student-athletes, and Petrino’s unwavering support for all UI athletics, according to Terry Gawlik, Idaho’s athletic director.
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Idaho moving on from coach Paul Petrino after this season

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Paul Petrino will coach his final game with Idaho on Saturday after agreeing to part ways with the school. Athletic director Terry Gawlik says the school will begin an immediate search to find a replacement for Petrino, who has gone 33-66 during nine seasons at Idaho.
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Paul Petrino Not Returning Next Season As UI Football Coach

University of Idaho football coach Paul Petrino and his staff will not return next season. Vandal Athletics confirmed the report announcing Petrino’s departure in a statement late Thursday afternoon. Petrino has gone 33 and 66 during his 9 seasons leading the Vandals. His best year was in 2016 when he finished 9 and 4 and won the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
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Paul Petrino will not return at Idaho

Paul Petrino will not return as the head coach at Idaho, sources told FootballScoop on Friday. Idaho has since announced the decision. Petrino's Vandals are 3-7 heading into their season finale at Idaho State. One of the three wins came against Division II Simon Fraser. Petrino has been the head...
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Paul Petrino ousted as head coach of Idaho football

Saturday will be University of Idaho Paul Petrino’s last game as the head coach for Vandal football, according to reporting from Tubs at the Club. Following the reporting, Vandal Athletics confirmed in a press release that Petrino will part ways with Idaho. According to the original story, boosters successfully raised...
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University of Idaho parts ways with head coach Paul Petrino

MOSCOW, Idaho– You can add the University of Idaho to the list of schools looking for a new head football coach. The University of Idaho said head football coach Paul Petrino’s last game would be Saturday’s season finale at Idaho State. He led the Vandals for nine seasons. Petrino is...
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The Spokesman-Review

Idaho announces football coach Paul Petrino won’t return to Moscow in 2022

MOSCOW – Paul Petrino, the longest-tenured football coach in University of Idaho history, will not be returning to the Vandals’ sideline next season. Five hours after Tubs at the Club reported the news, the university’s athletic department announced Thursday that Petrino will coach his final game for Idaho when the Vandals visit Idaho State in Pocatello on Saturday.
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