JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Murrah High School's answer for a new basketball coach was waiting only a few blocks away.
Bailey Magnet's, Timothy Speech, will be named the new basketball coach at Murrah this week.
Speech confirmed the announced on Wednesday.
Speech has spent the past eight seasons as the head coach at Bailey.
He led the Knights to two trips to the Big House, including a 3A semifinal appearance in the 2011-2012 season.
Speech also served as an assistant at Callaway High School for three seasons.
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