Sunday, November 28, 2010

TWTW: Hoosiers Win Old Oaken Bucket, Lose Lynch

((HT: Fox 59, Indianapolis))

Indiana University Athletic Director Fred Glass is expected to confirm the firing of football coach Bill Lynch at an afternoon press conference in Bloomington.

The Hoosiers failed to make a bowl game during Lynch's tenure and finished with an overall record of 12-24 record- three of those wins in conference.

Lynch was interim head coach during the 2007 season following the death of then-coach Terry Hoeppner. He came in and led the Hoosiers to a 7-5 regular season record including a dramatic 27-24 victory over Purdue that made them bowl eligible.

The Hoosiers played in the Insight Bowl where they lost to Oklahoma State 49-33.

But true to Hoeppner's mantra, they played 13...

Here's Lynch after winning the Bucket yesterday...

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