Sunday, June 16, 2024

One-and-Done: Chad Morris steps down as Allen head coach

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

Former college head coach Chad Morris has resigned as the Allen High School head coach. He spent one season in the role.

Now, the Eagles are looking for a new head coach in Mid-May.

Football (Photo by Pixabay)

He guided the team to an 11-3 record. Their season came to an end in the regional finals against Southlake Carroll.

READ MORE: Click here to read our latest High School Sports coverage.

“I am so thankful to Allen ISD for the chance to work with an amazing group of student-athletes and a dedicated coaching staff,” Morris said in a statement. “Allen is a top-notch school system that prioritizes students above all else. I want to thank Superintendent Dr. Robin Bullock, the Board of Trustees, Administration, and Athletic Director Kim Garner for their unwavering support over the past year.”

When he accepted the Allen job, it was the first time he was a high school head coach since 2009. He spent the 2008 and 2009 seasons as the Lake Travis High School head coach.

Morris has been linked to several college coaching jobs. That may be his next step even though many of the college jobs have already been set.

Before accepting the Allen head coaching job, Morris was the Auburn Tigers offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach in 2020. When Gus Malzahn was fired, the entire staff was let go.

He served as the Arkansas Razorbacks and SMU Mustangs head coach before he arrived in Alabama. At both schools, he went a combined 18-40.

Morris had one winning record in five seasons as a college head coach. He went 7-5 with the Mustangs in 2017 before departing at the end of the regular season for the Arkansas job.

He also worked for the Tulsa Golden Hurricane and the Clemson Tigers as offensive coordinators at the college level.

READ MORE: Click here to read our latest Sports coverage.

Before coaching in college, Morris was a high school head coach from 1994 through 2009.

Subscribe to our newsletter!

Follow Us on Social Media:

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Telegram, Tumblr, and YouTube

Keep Independent Journalism Alive! Ad-free experience and Exclusive Premium-plus content.

Join our Paid Substack for additional content for $10 per month. This is ad-free content. We believe that what you read matters and great writing is valuable. Through Substack, writers can flourish by being paid directly by their readers.

Report a Correction or Typo

© 2007-2024 The Capital Sports Report. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcasted, rewritten, or redistributed.

Anthony Caruso III
Anthony Caruso III
Anthony Caruso III is the Publisher of The Capital Sports Report. He has been in the Journalism field since August 2002. Since that time, Mr. Caruso has covered many marquee events. This includes 13 Heisman Trophy ceremonies, 2 Little World Series events, and one Army-Navy College Football game.
Latest news
Related news