Currie flew back earlier Friday to Knoxville after interviewing Washington State coach Mike Leach on Thursday in Los Angeles.
Dave Doeren declined an offer on Thursday, and officials met with Mike Leach.
University of Tennessee athletic director John Currie has been placed on leave with pay, the university announced Friday afternoon. He was 84-43 at Texas Tech before being fired after the 2009 season.
Tennessee fired former coach Butch Jones on November 12 and the Volunteers reportedly offered the job to Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano, but then backed out of the deal due to backlash from Tennessee boosters and fans.
Currie on Monday defended the coaching search and vetting of leading candidate Greg Schiano, a day after the Volunteers backed out of the hiring agreement following a public backlash and campus protests.
The outcry stemmed from Schiano's time on the staff at Penn State in the early 1990s, with fans expressing outrage with his alleged connection to convicted child sexual abuser Jerry Sandusky.
Butch Jones was sacked as coach after a blowout loss to Missouri; Tennessee finished its season 4-8 (0-8 in SEC play).
Schiano has denied the claim.
After being ranked in the Top 25 at the start of the year, Tennessee went 4-8 to set a school record for losses.
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That n-word was too loud and clear for there only to be one black girl in this room", wrote the writer Mikelle Street. Requests for comment to Victoria's Secret , Karlie Kloss and Cardi B by The Huffington Post were not returned.
It seems Trump is making good on his campaign and post-campaign promises to fight political correctness. "Mrs. Trolling social media users took to their Twitter platform to share some thoughts on the new "touch".
Regarding Allardyce's candidacy, Unsworth added: "Sam is a top manager but it would be wrong for me to talk of individuals". If Sam gets the job he will load that team with experienced players - with his big hitters.
Freeze resigned over off-field issues - including allegations that he repeatedly made phone calls to escort services - in July. Most debilitating in that regard is an additional bowl-ban season and the loss of 13 scholarships over the next three years.
Caesar Sengupta, VP of Next Billion Users, Google , in a blog said, " Mobile data is expensive for many people around the world". Have you used the app yet? It can block data with a single tap, as well as, tell you if a public Wi-Fi is near and open.
In electric-only mode, the top speed is 120km/h, while the driving range is now up to 53km in the soft-top, and 55km in the coupe. The new BMW i8 Roadster has been unveiled alongside the updated BMW i8 Coupe at the 2017 Los Angeles motor show .
Expect a high in the upper 60s in most communities, but a few spots might briefly touch 70ºF or 71ºF before the sun sets. A storm will develop well off the East Coast by several hundred miles, therefore having no impact on our weather.
Microsoft Office apps are now finally supported by Chrome OS, which powers Chromebooks such as Google's Pixelbook . Android app support arrived on Chromebooks well over a year ago although the rollout wasn't exactly universal.
It puts all messages and Stories from friends to the left of the camera , sorted by who you talk to and view most. Upon opening the new Snapchat app, you'll be met with the familiar screen of your camera's viewfinder.
In an interview with CBS affiliate WNCT Mariah Woods' mother Kristy pleaded for her daughter to be returned safely. The FBI deployed special agents to aid in the search, initially conducted by the Onslow County Sheriff's Office.
Jacobs, testifying during the final pre-trial hearing, denied the allegations as "hyperbolic", according to the Journal . Waymo said that it had learned about the letter last week from the Department of Justice, according to MSNBC.
Health officials warn of 'severe' flu season
Trivalent vaccine The traditional vaccine created to protect against three different flu viruses-two A viruses and one B virus. Health officials say the deaths of two people due to influenza are the first flu-related deaths in Oklahoma this season.
Blake Griffin avoids season-ending knee injury
You can't help but feel sympathy for the Clippers but it may be time to think about rebuilding and looking towards the future. The departure of Chris Paul led the team to splash out on Griffin as they were desperate to keep one of its stars.
Badgers climb into College Football Playoff field
Miami slipped after taking its first loss of the season last week from No. 2 to seventh, just ahead of Ohio State at eighth. Barrett has a chance to win another Silver Football, the award given by the Chicago Tribune to the Big Ten's best player.
After Record Black Friday, How Will Cyber Monday Fare?
From Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday , the average shopper spent $335.47, with $250.78, or 75 percent, going toward "gifts". Adobe Analytics estimated that the USA holiday season would deliver $100 billion in sales for the first time.
Uber Admits 2.7m UK Users Had Data Stolen In Hack
The lawsuit could see penalties of $2,000 per violation for failing to notify those affected and the attorney general's office. Nevertheless, there's no denying the fact that quite a lot of people have been impacted by this breach.
Microsoft Unveils Multibillion-Dollar Campus Overhaul
The company today revealed plans to launch a multibillion-dollar overhaul of its headquarters in the Seattle suburb of Redmond. Redmond has been Microsoft's home since 1986, and we are proud to be an active part of the Puget Sound community.
Dems pull out of meet after Trump attack
Republican opposition to the Affordable Care Act in 2013 led to a government shutdown that the public widely blamed on the GOP. But in his early morning Twitter attack, Trump upended the negotiations and signaled that he'll adopt a hard line.