LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Western Kentucky University has named Jeff Brohm as its new head football coach.
Brohm was promoted from his current position of assistant head coach and offensive coordinator. He was the quarterback for the Cardinals from 1989 to 1993, then played in the NFL.
He has also served as the quarterbacks' coach at U of L and as an assistant coach there.
This is his first head coaching position.
In his news conference yesterday, Bobby Petrino said he felt Brohm was ready for a head football coaching position.
The school will introduce Brohm as head coach to the public at 4:30 eastern time today at L.T. Smith Stadium.
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