Mitchell accepts job at Southern

Mitchell accepts job at Southern

By Tom Annino - bio | email

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - It looks like Southern University has a new football coach.

Washington Redskins running backs coach Stump Mitchell has accepted the head coaching position at Southern, according to the Associated Press.

Mitchell's agent told the AP Southern has scheduled a press conference for Wednesday, January 13th to announce the move.

Southern fired Pete Richardson last month.  Richardson finished the 2009 season with a 6-5 record.

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