Reported by KPLC Staff
October 3, 2006
7News has confirmed through several sources McNeese State University that Cowboys Head Football Coach Tommy Tate will no longer coach the team the rest of this season. Tate had a meeting scheduled for 5:30 with Athletic Director Sonny Watkins to decide if he would accept termination or voluntarily resign his position.
Tate is in his 7th year as the head coach of the Cowboys, and has a career record of 49-26. The Cowboys are coming off a disappointing 20-17 loss to South Dakota State on Saturday night to fall to 1-3 on the current season.