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Eddie George has found a replacement for Hue Jackson.

The Tennessee State coach named Texas El-Paso wide receivers coach Theron Aych as the Tigers new offensive coordinator, The Tennessean reported.

Aych replaced Hue Jackson, who was named head coach at Grambling State in December.

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Aych spent parts of four seasons at UTEP as assistant wide receivers coach, starting in 2016. He previously also had a stint as tight ends coach at Arizona.

“Theron comes from a really good system where they were able to get a lot of rushing yards with great balance in the offense,” George said. “Not quite the pro style system, more college friendly.”

Tennessee State ranked No. 5 in scoring, No. 5 in total offense, and No. 2 in passing offense in the Ohio Valley Conference under Jackson in 2021.


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