Sources: Oregon to hire USF's Willie Taggart as next coach


University of South Florida’s Willie Taggart will be named Oregon’s next football coach, sources told ESPN.

Taggart replaces Mark Helfrich, who was fired by Oregon a week ago after going 4-8 overall and 2-7 in the Pac-12 this season.

Taggart and Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen were the two finalists for the Oregon job, a source said.

Taggart had been at USF for four seasons, increasing his win total from two in his first season to four and then eight. This year’s 10-2 record was the best in school history.


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