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UPDATE: Former Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze hired at Liberty University

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Posted: Dec 7, 2018 11:40 AM
Updated: Dec 7, 2018 1:20 PM

Update 12/07/18 1:12 p.m.

Former Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze has officially been introduced as the football coach at Liberty University.

MORE: See the university's official news release here 

See the original post below. 

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WTVA) - Former Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze has agreed to become Liberty University’s new football coach, reports ESPN.

According to the university’s athletics website, school leaders will hold a press conference today at 2 p.m. local time to announce the naming of a new football coach. The university did not mention Freeze by name.

Freeze resigned from Ole Miss in July 2017 amid a personal scandal.

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