AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) — Former Illinois head coach Lou Tepper is taking over as the University at Buffalo’s defensive coordinator.
Tepper was hired on Thursday to replace William Inge, who left the Mid-American Conference program to be an assistant with the Buffalo Bills.READ MORE: Third Man Claims He Was Sexually Abused By Fr. Michael Pfleger Over 40 Years Ago
Tepper has a 101-75-2 career head-coaching record split between Illinois, where he led the team to three bowl appearances, Edinboro, Pa., and Indiana, Pa. He has more than 35 years of coaching experience at the Division I level, including a three-year stint as LSU’s defensive coordinator in the late 1990s.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: Full List Of Mass Vaccination Sites With More To Open Thursday; 2,104 New Coronavirus Cases, 44 More Deaths
He had a 36-18 record at Indiana University of Pennsylvania from 2006-2009, and was a three-time Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West coach of the year.
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