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Herd Fan Applies for North Dakota Coaching Job

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Marshall Thundering Herd fan Chris McComas has earned national attention for his unique application for the vacant head coaching position at the University of North Dakota.

A former equipment manager for Marshall and current employee at the university as a System Integration Specialist, McComas spoke with WSAZ NewsChannel 3 sports director Keith Morehouse in the video above, where he explained why he wrote the letter and described the reaction he has received online about it.

The hashtag #chuckthepigskin trended on Twitter on Wednesday night.


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