STATESBORO, GA - Football Scoop is reporting Tift county native Tyson Summers will be named the next head coach of Georgia Southern.
Summers spent last season as Defensive coordinator at Colorado State.
He will be replacing Willie Fritz who left for Tulane. This is Summers' first head coaching gig.
The Blue Devil started his coaching job as an assistant at Tift County.
This will be his second stint with Southern, Summers served as safeties coach for the Eagles in 2006.