Several sources report June Jones will be the next Arizona State football coach

Several sources report June Jones will be the next Arizona State football coach

Tempe : AZ : USA | Dec 07, 2011 at 9:28 PM PST
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News sources,, and Tempe Arizona. Various news sources report Arizona State University (ASU) will be naming June Jones as their new head football coach.

Jones is presently the head coach of the Southern Methodist University (SMU) football program which has gone to three consecutive bowl games in the four years Jones has been their head coach.

Jones previously coached at the University of Hawaii where he won two Western Athletic Conference (WAC) titles.

Jones will succeed Dennis Erickson who was relieved of his duties last week by the University of Arizona State University program.

George Vieto is based in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States of America, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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