Rodriguez is a Michigan Man! (UPDATED)

Multiple Sources in West Virginia and the University of Michigan have informed GoBlueWolverine that Rich Rodriguez will be Michigan's next head coach.

Scout.com was first to bring you the story of Rich Rodriguez's acceptance of the head coaching post at the University of Michigan based on a conversation he had with five-star quarterback recruit Terrell Pryor.

Moments later, Chuck Finder from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette corroborated the report.

"West Virginia native and football coach Rich Rodriguez is leaving for Michigan," Finder wrote. "Mr. Rodriguez went into a 1:30 meeting today to tell his Mountaineers that after seven years he's leaving for a Big Ten tradition."

GoBlueWolverine received word confirming the report as well.  At 1:55 a source at Michigan said, "It's true, he's coming."

At 3 PM EST Michigan athletic director Bill Martin officially confirmed Ronriguez's hirin. He will be introduced tomorrow at a 9 AM press conference.

Pryor now looking to Michigan?

Stay tuned for more on this breaking story in the hours to come.

 


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