Stanford’s Harbaugh hires dad for Sun Bowl
Stanford will have a second Harbaugh on the coaching staff for
the Sun Bowl.
Head coach Jim Harbaugh said Thursday that he’s hired his dad,
Jack, to be the interim running backs coach for the Cardinal’s
first bowl game since 2001. He replaces Willie Taggart, who was
hired last month as the head coach at Western Kentucky, his alma
Jack Harbaugh has previously coached at Western Michigan and
Western Kentucky, where he won a national championship in what was
Stanford (8-4, 6-3 Pac-10) faces Oklahoma (7-6, 5-3 Big 12) on
Dec. 30 in the Sun Bowl in El Paso.