It's Thompson!

To the surprise of many East Carolina has selected Florida Defensive Coordinator John Thompson to replace Steve Logan.

WITN 7 Sports Director Billy Weaver reported the unofficial news and stated that a press conference is scheduled for Friday morning to introduce Thompson as the new coach. Before Florida, Thompson was with Arkansas for two seasons. From 1992 to 1998, Thompson served as the Defensive Coordinator at Southern Mississippi. He also spent the 1999 season the University of Memphis. Thompson has 20 years of coaching experience including 18 years as a defensive coordinator

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