Dykes deflects coaching rumors

Posted: November 16, 2012 at 3:19 a.m.

In this Nov. 3, 2012 photo, Louisiana Tech head football coach Sonny Dykes talks with his team during an NCAA college football game against Texas-San Antonio at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston, La. (AP Photo/The El Dorado News-Times, Michael Orrell)

One name likely to come up in several schools’ coaching searches after this season will be Sonny Dykes, Louisiana Tech’s coach. He already has been mentioned on various sports talk radio shows in association with Arkansas’ job and Dykes’ odds of landing the job were listed at 6-1 by Arkansas Democrat-Gazette sports editor Wally Hall on Wednesday.

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