Elon, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Elon University is set to hold a news
conference Thursday at noon Eastern Time in which Director of Athletics Dave
Blank will announce the next head coach of the Phoenix.
Multiple reports indicate that Elon will hire Ball State offensive
coordinator Rich Skrosky to succeed Jason Swepson, who was fired after a 2-10
season and a last-place finish in the Southern Conference in 2013.
Skrosky was Elon's offensive line coach from 2006-2008 and the offensive
coordinator from 2009-1020.
Skrosky served under former Lehigh and Elon coach Pete Lembo at Ball State for
three seasons. Ball State is heading to its second straight bowl game
appearance, and has a 25-12 record over the last three seasons with Skrosky on
The Sports Network