Southern Miss Golden Eagles

3rd CUSA FBS | 6-6
  • Passing Yards
    42nd
    294.3 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    106th
    177.8 RYPG
  • Total Yards Per Game
    37th
    472.1 YPG
  • Tyson Summers fires both co-OCs after first season at Georgia Southern
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    Tyson Summers fires both co-OCs after first season at Georgia Southern

    It was not a good first season for Georgia Southern head coach Tyson Summers. Hired away from the Colorado State defensive coordinator job, Summers moved into his first head coaching job at a successful program with a very specific expectation for how offensive football should work. After enjoying a 17-7 mark in two seasons under Willie Fritz — including a 14-2 mark in Sun Belt pay — Georgia Southern slipped to 5-7 in Summers’s first season. Beyond that, though, the Eagles couldn’t move the football. Georgia Southern dropped from 24th to 79th in scoring offense, 24th to 104th in yards per play and from first to 29th in rushing, as their 363 yards per game average wilted to 224. It got so bad