Posted September 30, 2013

Reports: UConn fires Paul Pasqualoni

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UConn has fired football coach Paul Pasqualoni (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

A 10-18 record, including an 0-4 start this season, led to UConn’s dismissal of head football coach Paul Pasqualoni. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Paul Pasqualoni has been fired as UConn’s head coach, as first reported by Desmond Conner of the Hartford Courant.

Pasqualoni was let go on the heels of the Huskies’ 41-12 upset loss at Buffalo on Saturday. The decision was finalized Monday morning, CBSSports.com’s Jeremy Fowler reported.

Pasqualoni compiled a 10-18 record at UConn, including two 5-7 seasons. The Huskies are 0-4 in 2013 including a humilating 33-18 loss to Division I-AA Towson.

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ESPN’s Brett McMurphy reports that Pasqualoni will receive a $750,000 buyout, and that UConn also has fired associate head coach and offensive line head coach George DeLeone.


3 comments
x72
x72

Right because UConn football is supposed to be a powerhouse /sarc

pandah462
pandah462

@x72 Dunce.  The point is that PP undid the progress they made under Edsall.