After spending the last 11 seasons as Brigham Young’s coach, Bronco Mendenhall is coming to Charlottesville to take over the same role at Virginia.
Mendenhall, a 49-year-old native of Alpine, Utah, comes to U.Va. after leading the Cougars to 11 straight bowls. This season, BYU is 9-3 and has accepted an invitation to the Las Vegas Bowl. He has compiled a 99-42 record with BYU, including 6-4 in bowls.
He'll be introduced at U.Va. on Monday in a 10 a.m. news conference.
“I wish to express my appreciation to (U.Va.) President Teresa Sullivan, Director of Athletics Craig Littlepage and Executive Associate Athletics Director Jon Oliver for their belief and trust...