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FRANCHIONE, COKER AMONG SPEAKERS AT LU COACHES’ CLINIC

BEAUMONT – First-year Lamar head football coach Mike Schultz and his coaching staff will be hosting a coaches clinic April 7-8.

In addition to the LU coaching staff, the list of speakers will be highlighted by former Texas A&M and Alabama head coach Dennis Franchione and former Miami and UTSA head coach Larry Coker. Local high school coaches Brandon Faircloth from Port Neches-Groves High School, and two-time defending state champion West Orange-Stark head coach Cornel Thompson will also be speaking.

The cost of the clinic is $25 per person. Registration will begin Friday at 7 a.m. Following the guest speakers, coaches will be allowed to attend the LU Spring Ball Position meetings. Saturday’s practice will also be open to those in attendance.

Coaches can register for the clinic by logging onto www.LamarCardinals.com, or by contacting LU Wide Receivers coach Kevin Brown by e-mail, kbrown71@lamar.edu.