Jones County Junior College hires former Ole Miss football assistant Barney Farrar

Farrar was a central figure in the NCAA's investigation of the Ole Miss football program.

Posted: Dec. 15, 2017 12:18 AM
Updated: Dec. 15, 2017 12:46 AM

ELLISVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Kossuth native Barney Farrar was a central figure in the NCAA's investigation of the Ole Miss football program.

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On Thursday, he was hired as an assistant coach at Jones County Junior College.  Footballscoop.com first reported the news.

According to the report, Farrar will either coach safeties or tight ends, and help in recruiting.

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