Texas A&M Agrees to Six-Year Contract With Football Coach Sumlin

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Texas A&M University football coach Kevin Sumlin is in his second year at the school and has compiled a 19-6 record. Close

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Texas A&M University football coach Kevin Sumlin is in his second year at the school and has compiled a 19-6 record.

Texas A&M University football coach Kevin Sumlin reached agreement on a six-year contract with the school.

Sumlin, 49, is in his second year at the College Station, Texas-based school and has compiled a 19-6 record.

“We have only just begun to lay the foundation for sustained long term success at Texas A&M,” Sumlin said in a statement.

He had been a candidate for the heading coaching position at the University of Southern California that is being filled on an interim basis by Ed Orgeron, the Los Angeles Times reported.

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