Exiled Coach Returned, MSU Gets Back To Football The first day Todd Hoffner came back as Minnesota State's head coach, the job he was banished from for two seasons, the team refused to take part in spring practice. If Hoffner took offense, he didn't reveal it. The unwelcomed and unplanned sabbatical prepared him well for this type of minor setback.
WCCO Goes 1-On-1 With Football Coach Todd HoffnerIt's been one of the most compelling stories in college sports over the last two years, and it's all unfolded about an hour south of the Twin Cities. Minnesota State University, Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner has seen it all over the last 20 months.
Audit Of Coach Hoffner Firing Sought Top officials at Minnesota State, Mankato are asking state auditors to review the dismissal of head football coach Todd Hoffner. The coach has returned to the university after he was reinstated by an arbitrator who said he was improperly fired.
Minnesota State Players Practice For Hoffner Coach Todd Hoffner is back on the field at Minnesota State after football players ended their brief boycott of spring practice.
Hoffner: 'I Didn't Take (The Team's) Actions Personally'Reinstated head coach Todd Hoffner said he didn't take offense to his less-than-welcoming return to the Minnesota State Mankato football team.
Fired Coach Returns To MSU-Mankato, Team Refuses To PracticeFootball players at Minnesota State, Mankato, refused to practice for their former head coach on Wednesday, greeting his reinstatement by an arbitrator by demanding that the interim coach keep the top job. Todd Hoffner returned to campus for the first time since the arbitrator ruled he was fired unfairly last year in the wake of a child porn investigation that ultimately cleared him.
Minot State Names Interim Head Football CoachMinot State University has named an interim head football coach, after newly hired coach Todd Hoffner decided to return to his old job in Minnesota after just 75 days at the northern North Dakota school.
Ex-Minnesota State, Mankato Coach Returning To Job The football coach fired from Minnesota State, Mankato said Tuesday he will return to his old job after an arbitrator ruled he was wrongfully terminated, saying the decision wasn't easy but that it would help him and his family heal.
Uncertainty For Football Teams After Coach Ruling A cloud of uncertainty hung over two university football programs Friday as they awaited word on whether Todd Hoffner will reclaim the head coaching job he was fired from at Minnesota State University, Mankato, or keep his new post at Minot State.
Arbitrator: Mankato University Wrong To Fire Coach An arbitrator has found that Minnesota State University, Mankato, had no grounds to fire head football coach Todd Hoffner last May and has ordered that the university immediately reinstate him, an attorney for the coach confirmed Thursday.
Minot State Naming Hoffner New Head Football CoachA former college football coach who was cleared in a child pornography investigation in Minnesota is the new head coach at Minot State. KTOE radio first reported Thursday that former Minnesota State-Mankato coach Todd Hoffner got the job.