Oct 26, 2013; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes head coach Al Golden at a game against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in the second half at Sun Life Stadium. Miami won 24-21. Mandatory Credit: Robert Mayer-USA TODAY Sports

Al Golden: Miami Hurricanes coach to meet with Penn State ‘as early as today’


Al Golden has been mentioned in connection with the opening at Penn State where he was a tight end and later an assistant coach and now Joe Schad is reporting he will meet with the Nittany Lions to discuss the possibility of coming home.

Golden is coming off his third season with the Miami Hurricanes, which was his best at the helm of the ‘Canes as they finished with nine wins but los tin the Russell Athletic Bowl to Louisville.

He has a 49-49 career record with stops at Temple and Miami and is 0-2 in bowl games.

Penn State reportedly has Golden, James Franklin and former player Mike Munchak as their top three candidates to fill the position left by Bill O’Brien who left to take the head coaching job with the Houston Texans

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  • rockytop18

    miami fan here, saying Al golden, please leave and take your sh*t DC mark d’onofrio with you, if you leave we have a better chance to get charlie strong than if you stay, so good bye you are a good start up for the revive of our program but we all know you arent the one thats going to take us to the ncg

  • J holobinko

    Golden blows! I’m very happy as a canes fan to hear this! PSU take the whole staff please!