Report: Butch met with UM Saturday

Butch Davis had a successful meeting with UM officials on Saturday, according to a report.

According to, the most popular candidate to become Miami's next head coach had a successful meeting with school officials on Saturday.

Here is what the report said:

"Per source, Butch Davis met with UM representatives yesterday. The meeting was described as “extremely positive”. One source told FootballScoop that yesterday’s meeting “cleared some hurdles” for Davis’ return to the U. From other sources we understand that Miami has discussions with other candidates in the coming days. Will update as more is clear."

It's unclear if this was considered an official interview for Davis but regardless of what it seems like there are a lot of positives coming from it. This is the first known coach to have met with UM officials regarding its head coaching job.

Rob Chudzinski, Larry Scott, and Greg Schiano are three others who will likely interview for the job very soon. Stay on for more coverage of this situation as it becomes available.

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