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Nix Leaves USC to Join Nutt at Ole Miss

Nix Leaves USC to Join Nutt at Ole Miss

Ole Miss Head Coach Houston Nutt made a lateral move in the SEC that has worked nicely for him, and now he has convinced USC defensive coordinator Tyrone Nix to make the same kind of move. Nutt named Nix as his new defensive coordinator at Ole Miss today.

Houston Nutt moves fast these days. Less than 48 hours after he coached Arkansas to an upset of then #1 LSU, he resigned his position as head coach of the Razorbacks, and a day after that he was being named the new head coach of the Ole Miss Rebels. Now he has convinced Tyrone Nix to come back to the Magnolia State and be his defensive coordinator in Oxford. Nix will be in Oxford Wednesday to... Recommended Stories

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