Huntsville, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - University of North Texas offensive
coordinator Mike Canales is interviewing at Sam Houston State this week for the
Bearkats' vacant football head coach's position.
Sam Houston State athletic director Bobby Williams said Sunday there could be
an additional coach added with the other four finalists: former Delaware head
coach K.C. Keeler, former Northwest Missouri State head coach Mel Tjeersdma,
Virginia offensive line coach Scott Wachenheim and Texas co-offensive
coordinator and wide receivers coach Darrell Wyatt.
Under Canales, North Texas produced 5,336 yards offensively and went 9-4 this
past season, winning the Heart of Texas Bowl on Jan. 1
Sam Houston State, a Southland Conference member, is coming a 9-5 season and
its third straight appearance in the FCS playoffs. Willie Fritz resigned as
head coach earlier this month to become Georgia Southern's new head coach.
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