Leach agrees to be new WSU head coach

Former Texas Tech coach Mike Leach is the
new football coach at Washington State.
The school said Wednesday that Leach had agreed in principle to
a five-year contract. He will be introduced next Tuesday at a news
conference in Pullman.
Terms of the contract were not immediately available.
The 50-year-old Leach posted an 84-43 record at Texas Tech,
leading the Red Raiders to 10 bowl appearances in 10 seasons. He
was fired in 2009 amid allegations he mistreated a player with a
He replaces Paul Wulff, who was fired after four losing seasons.