You won't believe Georgia coach Richt's high school haircut
Mark Richt is entering his 15th season as Georgia's coach, and the years have taken a bit of a toll. At 55, he's conceded defeat on his hairline and decided to go with a buzz-cut look this season.
But, believe it or not, there apparently was a time many years ago when Richt had long, flowing, spectacular locks. A high school classmate found the following photo of Richt in a class yearbook from Boca Raton High School, and it quickly made its way to Twitter on Thursday:
The '70s, man.
For comparison, here's Richt at his Thursday press conference:
"Alright, alright, alright" Mark Richt as a Freshman at Boca Raton HS (my buddy was a Sr. dusted off his yearbook) pic.twitter.com/3KKJQx1dVX— Mike Bell (@mikebell929) August 13, 2015
Mark Richt is here. Says his players have a "coachable and teachable" attitude. pic.twitter.com/M7cNZ8BLMJ— Marc Weiszer (@marcweiszer) August 12, 2015