Supply: Hoke to switch Lengthy at San Diego St.

San Diego State coach Rocky Lengthy is stepping down after 9 seasons, a supply advised ESPN.

Aztecs defensive position coach Brady Hoke is anticipated to switch Lengthy, the supply added. Hoke was San Diego State’s head coach in 2009 and 2010 earlier than leaving to turn out to be Michigan’s head coach. Lengthy, who had served as San Diego State’s defensive coordinator beneath Hoke, changed Hoke with the Aztecs.


The Athletic first reported the teaching change.

San Diego State scheduled a 2 p.m. PT information convention to make a serious announcement in regards to the soccer program. Yahoo reported earlier this week that Lengthy spoke to Syracuse about its defensive coordinator emptiness. A supply near Lengthy advised ESPN that the coach, who turns 70 later this month, expects to maintain working, seemingly as a defensive coordinator.


Lengthy went 81-38 at San Diego State, with three Mountain West Convention championships and 4 10-win seasons since 2015. He served as New Mexico’s coach from 1998 to 2008 and has an general report of 146-107.

Hoke, 61, went 13-12 in his first stint at San Diego State. He has an general report of 78-72 as coach at Ball State, San Diego State, Michigan and Tennessee, the place he served as interim coach for the ultimate two video games of 2017.