The University of South Florida ends its 16th football season on the hunt for a new head coach.
Athletic director Doug Woolard said in a statement, released after the dismissal of Skip Holtz, that he plans to act quickly and will not use a conventional search firm.
When hired, the new USF football coach will become only the third football coach in USF's history.
Below, Woolard explains the reasoning for firing Holtz after three years as head coach and how he plans to move the USF football program forward.
STATEMENT FROM DOUG WOOLARD