By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP Faculty Soccer Author
Texas Tech is finalizing a deal to rent Baylor assistant and longtime Texas highschool coach Joey McGuire as its subsequent head coach.
An individual aware of data of the choice instructed The Related Press on Monday that Tech was planning to announce the hiring of McGuire quickly. The particular person spoke on situation of anonymity as a result of particulars of an settlement had been nonetheless be accomplished.
The hiring was first reported by the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal,
McGuire is in his fifth season with Baylor. He was employed by former Bears coach Matt Rhule and retained as affiliate head coach when Dave Aranda took over in 2020 after Rhule went to the NFL as coach of the Carolina Panthers.
McGuire is a member of the Texas Excessive College Coaches Affiliation Corridor of Honor who led Cedar Hill Excessive College to 3 state championships in 14 seasons.
Texas Tech fired Matt Wells final month in the midst of the previous Utah State coach’s third season with the Pink Raiders at 5-3.
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