New Mississippi State head coach Joe Moorhead took in the first bowl practice today in Starkville. He's also assembling his 2018 staff.
It looks like a Louisville native will return to MSU.
According to multiple outlets, Mark Hudspeth will be the Bulldogs tight ends coach. The Delta State alum spent the last 7 seasons as Louisiana-Lafayette head coach. The Ragin Cajuns reached 5 bowl games in Hudspeth's tenure. He was an MSU assistant in 2009 and 2010.
It's a five for five deal at defensive coordinator. Bob Shoop will become the 5th MSU defensive coordinator in the last 5 seasons
Plus a former Rebel on the staff. All-SEC lineman Marcus Johnson will coach inside the Bulldog trenches.
2018 Mississippi State Football Coaching Staff
Hires announced/reported so far
Head Coach - Joe Moorhead
Pass Game Coordinator/QBs - Andrew Breiner
Run Game Coordinator/RBs - Charles Huff
Defensive Coordinator - Bob Shoop
Tight Ends - Mark Hudspeth
Offensive Line - Marcus Johnson
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