Texas co-offensive coordinator Brian Harsin will be named Arkansas State's new head coach, multiple sources with knowledge of the deal told ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM's Ian Fitzsimmons.
Auburn offensive coordinator Gus Malzahn will be the new football coach at Arkansas State.
Auburn coordinator Gus Malzahn agreed Tuesday to become Arkansas State's new football coach, replacing Hugh Freeze, sources close to the coach confirmed to ESPN.com.
Hugh Freeze, the high school coach portrayed in the blockbuster movie "The Blind Side," has been elevated to top job at Arkansas State.
Arkansas State football coach Steve Roberts has resigned after back-to-back 4-8 seasons.