NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vanderbilt vice chancellor David
Williams says he's closing in one person in his search for a
football coach in a deal he hopes to have concluded by the end of
Williams told The Associated Press on Thursday night that he
wasn't at liberty to say which coach Vanderbilt was working to
hire. But he says he's focusing on one person while still talking
to agents and lawyers.
The Tennessean quoted John Ingram, a member of Vanderbilt's
board of trust and on the search committee, as saying the
Commodores are about to wrap up a deal with Maryland offensive
coordinator James Franklin.
Franklin told The Tennessean he couldn't confirm that
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