Reports: Schlarman to Kentucky

Published 10:16 pm Sunday, December 9, 2012

WKYT in Kentucky is reporting that Troy offensive line coach John Schlarman is headed to the University of Kentucky to assume the same role under new head coach Mark Stoops.

Stoops is expected to name Texas Tech and former Troy offensive coordinator Neal Brown to the same position along with Scharlman on Monday. Both Brown and Schlarman are former Wildcats.

Schlarman was a four-year starter for Kentucky. He was named to the Freshman All-SEC team in 1994 and earned First Team All-SEC honors his senior season. Schlarman joined the Trojans staff prior to the 2007 season.

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Also reportedly joining Brown and Schlarman at Kentucky is former Troy assistant Chad Scott, who served as running backs coach with Brown at Troy and Texas Tech.

Troy University’s athletic department was unable to confirm the hire on Sunday night.

John Schlarman

John Schlarman