Ole Miss head football coach Matt Luke fired

On Sunday, Ole Miss announced it had fired head football coach Matt Luke.

Posted: Dec 1, 2019 7:20 PM
Updated: Dec 2, 2019 11:46 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - On Sunday, Ole Miss announced it had fired head football coach Matt Luke.

Open this link to read Ole Miss' official statement.

This comes after a 4-8 record in 2019, including a 21-20 loss in the Egg Bowl on Thanksgiving night.

Luke was named interim head coach following the July 2017 resignation of former head coach Hugh Freeze.

The interim title was later removed.

WTVA spoke with freshman quarterback John Rhys Plumlee about the decision.

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