Texas introduced on Saturday that coach Tom Herman is not going to return because the soccer coach in 2021.

Texas launched a press release on Saturday morning:

It additionally seems a alternative is in line. In response to a number of stories, Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian is predicted to be named Texas’ subsequent coach. Sarkisian received the Broyles Award because the nation’s high assistant in 2020 because the architect of Alabama’s offense, which averages 48.2 factors per recreation.

The transfer comes as a shock, contemplating Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte introduced Dec. 12 that Herman would return as the pinnacle coach in 2021. The Longhorns completed 7-Three in 2020, and Herman led the Longhorns to a 55-23 victory in opposition to Colorado within the Alamo Bowl on Dec. 29.

Herman had a 32-18 document at Texas the final 4 seasons, however that success was tempered by a 15-15 document in video games determined by 10 factors or fewer.

Sarkisian was the pinnacle coach at Washington from 2009-13 and USC from 2014-15. He was fired from USC after taking an indefinite go away of absence for private causes. He returned as an assistant at Alabama in 2016. Sarkisian was the Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator from 2017-18 earlier than taking up the identical job with Alabama the previous two seasons.