Source: 'We lost two coaches the whole team really liked.'
DeKALB – Northern Illinois defensive coordinator Kevin Kane has agreed to become Southern Methodist’s defensive coordinator, multiple sources told the Daily Chronicle on Tuesday evening.
The news was first reported by FootballScoop on Tuesday. Multiple sources confirmed the story with the Daily Chronicle but spoke on the condition of anonymity.
NIU coach Rod Carey did not respond to interview requests.
Kane is the second member to leave Carey’s staff this offseason. Former running backs coach Jordan Lynch left the Huskies to become head coach at Mount Carmel High School last month.