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Report: Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo will not take coaching job at BYU

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Posted at 6:31 PM, Dec 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-16 20:34:25-05
Navy Football Coach Ken Niumatalolo. Image courtesy NavySports.com

Navy Football Coach Ken Niumatalolo. Image courtesy NavySports.com

PROVO, Utah — A few days after Navy Head Coach Ken Niumatalolo traveled to Brigham Young University to meet with school officials about the possibility of him filling the head coaching spot vacated by Bronco Mendenhall, the Navy coach has reportedly decided to remain with the Midshipmen.

The Washington Post reports Niumatalolo announced Wednesday he would be staying with Navy despite his recent interview at BYU.

With Niumatalolo out of the running, many believe the Cougar’s next most likely prospect is Kalani Sitake, a former BYU player who currently serves as the defensive coordinator for Oregon State University.

Click here for more on this story from the Washington Post.