Re: Brian Kelly, leading candidate for Tennessee job...
Originally Posted by dougdirt
In the middle of a press confernece with Brian Kelly and Mike Thomas.
The two, along with Jeff Wyler and Nancy Zimpher, met this morning.
"Iím here to tell you, that Iím committed to the University of Cincinnati," Kelly said.
Also, "All I can say is, with all the speculation and the jobs that are out there, sometime or later, no means no. No one ever speaks in terms of forever and forever. Thereís been a lot of interest in my services, but I want to be here at the University of Cincinnati for the right reasons."
* Mike Thomas said Nippert is being expanded.
That's nice to hear, I hope he does stay. I also remember Mr. Thad Matta saying the same thing about a week or so before he took the OSU job. And is Jeff Wyler the same Jeff Wyler from the car dealerships? Why would he be involved in that meeting?
"In our sundown perambulations of late, through the outer parts of Brooklyn, we have observed several parties of youngsters playing 'base', a certain game of ball. Let us go forth awhile, and get better air in our lungs. Let us leave our close rooms, the game of ball is glorious"