Matt Rhule, Nebraska expected to hire elite recruiting coordinator to staff
Matt Rhule is already making big moves as the head coach of Nebraska.
Rhule is expected to hire Evan Cooper to join Nebraska’s staff. Cooper is a longtime assistant of Rhule’s, coaching alongside him at the Carolina Panthers and Baylor.
Cooper has served as Rhule’s recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach at the college level. Cooper left Carolina when Cooper was fired. He has also served as director of player personnel at Temple.
Rhule was announced as the next coach for Nebraska on Sunday following the Huskers final game of the season. Nebraska fired head coach Scott Frost after a 1-2 start to the season. Mickey Joseph has been the interim head coach for Nebraska for the brunt of the season.
Sources: Nebraska expected to hire Evan Cooper on Matt Rhule’s staff. Cooper is Rhule’s longtime recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach.
— Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) November 27, 2022