Report: Akron to fire Ianello as head coach

According to sources, Rob Ianello is about to be relieved of his duties.

Rob Ianello (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

The Akron head coach is expected to be fired after today’s game against Western Michigan. Akron plays Western Michigan at 1 pm.

In last year’s game, Western Michigan won, 56-10. The Broncos lead the all-time mark against the Zips, 12-4.

Going into the game, Ianello has a 2-20 mark. The team, under Ianello, is 1-13 in the Mid-American Conference in his two years as the head coach.

He replaced J. D. Brookhart, who had a 3-9 mark in his final season.

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