Sport Report: Navy's Niumatalolo offered Arizona job

03:15  13 january  2018
03:15  13 january  2018 Source:   Larry Brown Sports

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The Arizona Wildcats have reportedly offered their head coaching job to Navy ’ s Ken Niumatalolo . Jason Scheer of WildcatAuthority.com reported Friday that Niumatalolo was offered the job on Thursday.

According to Michael Lev of the Arizona Daily Star, Arizona has offered its head coaching job to Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo . Here is what Lev reported on Friday: Niumatalolo , a disciple of former UA coach Dick Tomey, is the favorite following the final round of interviews.

a man wearing a hat © Derik Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Wildcats have reportedly offered their head coaching job to Navy’s Ken Niumatalolo.

Jason Scheer of WildcatAuthority.com reported Friday that Niumatalolo was offered the job on Thursday. He has not yet decided to take it, and even his coaching staff is in the dark about his intentions.

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Arizona is expecting an answer by the end of the day, with the hope of announcing Niumatalolo and then introducing him to fans at Saturday’s basketball game.

Niumatalolo has gone 84-48 as Navy’s head coach, and has been the subject of interest from bigger schools before. Two years ago, he had an offer on the table from BYU, but ultimately opted to stay at Navy. We’ll see if his decision is different this time around.

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Ken Niumatalolo is unexpectedly absent from the Navy football offices and has emerged as the leading candidate to replace Rich Rodriguez as Arizona ' s football coach. Niumatalolo has been offered the job , a source close to the situation told the Star.

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