Report: Mark Richt agrees to deal with University of Miami

Former Hurricanes QB to replace Al Golden as head coach


MIAMI – Former Miami Hurricanes quarterback Mark Richt will be the team's head football coach, WPLG reports.

ESPN is reporting that Richt will be the team's next head coach. Richt, 55, was the Georgia coach until he was relieved of his duties on Sunday.

In 15 years on the sidelines for the Bulldogs, Richt led Georgia to two SEC Championships and was twice named the conference's coach of the year.

Richt will replace Al Golden who was fired on Oct. 25.

University of Miami athletics officials would not confirm the reports.