The decision could come within the next two days and is expected before Wednesday's National Signing Day. According to the source, either coach will run a pro-style offense and strive to keep many assistants on-board from the previous regime.
Flood interviewed for the job yesterday and spoke with the media during the basketball game. He has been a member of the Rutgers staff since 2004 and took over interim duties for Greg Schiano Thursday afternoon.
Cristobal was a Rutgers assistant in Schiano's early days before moving on to time with Miami and taking over the FIU program five years ago.
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