Mississippi State has hired Washington State’s head coach Mike Leach to replace Joe Moorhead, multiple media outlets are reporting.
Leach has been at Washington State since 2012 and has a 55-47 record as head coach for the Cougars. He was head coach at Texas Tech from 2000-2009 where he had an 84-43 record at the school. Overall, Leach has a 139-90 record as head coach.
Washington State went 6-7 this past season and lost to the Air Force 31-21 in the Cheez-It Bowl.
Leach will replace Moorhead, who was fired after MSU lost the Music City Bowl to Louisville on Dec. 30, 2019.See a typo? Report it here.