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There is an LSU Tigers-sized teaching vacancy within the SEC West for the 2022 season, but Jimbo Fisher plans on returning to Texas A&M for a fifth year.
“I ain’t going nowhere. I design no longer wanna be nowhere else,” he instructed journalists Monday. “I be pleased being honest right here.”
He moreover pointed to the recruiting class coming in for the Aggies when asked in regards to the LSU rumors and acknowledged, “We’re gonna recruit an fabulous class this year. So I am both the dumbest human being on God’s earth, OK, who’s going to recruit all these guys to A&M so I will dash in the end of over right here and dash play against them.”
Losing Fisher to a division rival will be moderately the blow for Texas A&M, so his phrases are completely encouraging for followers hoping the college will remain aggressive with Alabama and others within the SEC for the foreseeable future.
He coached at Florida Reveal prior to joining the Aggies and went 83-23 over the course of eight seasons. He received a nationwide championship in the end of the 2013 campaign within the ideal season earlier than the College Soccer Playoff plot and then reached the four-crew playoff in 2014.
Fisher started his tenure with Texas A&M within the 2018 campaign and is 33-13 overall.
His most spectacular season with the Aggies got right here final year after they were 9-1 and easily passed over the CFP resulting from their lone blemish in a showdown with the Crimson Tide. They beat Alabama this season but are only 7-3 resulting from losses to Arkansas, Mississippi Reveal and Ole Go out.
Whereas LSU is a serious job in vital recruiting territory, the long hunch is intellectual in College Situation because Fisher’s prowess on the path. He would lose just a few of that momentum if he went to the Tigers when Ed Orgeron departs following the season, and that appears to be a deciding ingredient in his wish to raise put.
Texas A&M will look to toughen its bowl outlook with its two closing usual-season video games against Prairie Peep A&M and LSU.