Former University of Massachusetts football coach Mark Whipple is said to be the frontrunner in the search for a new coach at Connecticut, with an announcement possible in the next 24 hours. Read about it in the following papers:
• Hartford Courant: Mark Whipple Emerges As Leading Candidate For UConn Football Job
• Associated Press: AP source: UConn, Whipple in final negotiations
• Springfield Republican: Whipple said to be heavy favorite in UConn football coaching search
• Waterbury American: Whipple to UConn?
• Palm Beach Post: Reports: UConn set to name Mark Whipple as head coach