OXFORD, Miss. (WLOX) - The University of Mississippi has finalized a deal with Lane Kiffin to become the new head coach of the Ole Miss football program.
The news comes shortly after former head coach, Matt Luke, was fired.
Kiffin is currently the head coach of the Florida Atlantic University football program, where he led the team to their second Conference USA championship game Saturday.
This past season, under Luke’s coaching, Ole Miss went 4-8.