MEMPHIS, TN (abc24.com)--Sports talk radio host Eric Hasseltine said it was time for Tigers Head Football coach Larry Porter to go. "It slipped away rapidly," Hasseltine told abc24.com.
The calls to Hasseltine's radio show came as rapidly as Porter's two years as Head Coach. One caller said "I've been a loser my whole life so I can relate to the football team." Terrance from Jackson, MS is a University of Southern Miss fan but he called in support of Coach Porter. Hasseltine told abc24.com the way the Tigers were losing left U of M Athletics Director R.C. Johnson no choice but to fire the former Tiger running back.