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Riley Names Ruffin McNeill Defensive Coordinator For Rest Of Season

Riley Names Ruffin McNeill Defensive Coordinator For Rest Of Season
Published On: Mon, Oct 08
Nov 22, 2014; Greenville, NC, USA; East Carolina Pirates head coach Ruffin McNeill reacts against the Tulane Green Wave at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. The East Carolina Pirates defeated the Tulane Green Wave 34-6. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports

OU Football Head Coach Lincoln Riley has named a new defensive coordinator after Mike Stoops was fired.A 

For the remainder of the season, assistant head coach and defensive tackles coach Ruffin McNeill will serve as the defensive coordinator, Riley announced Monday.A 

"Ruffin has an impressive rA©sumA©," Riley said. "That's why I wanted him on our staff in the first place... I have confidence in his knowledge and leadership."

McNeill was defensive coordinator at UNLV from 1997 to 1998, and Fresno State in 1999.

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