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Coach Tomey back at UH

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Coaches Dick Tomey (left) and Greg McMackin (right) Coaches Dick Tomey (left) and Greg McMackin (right)
McMackin announces Tomey's return to UH football McMackin announces Tomey's return to UH football
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – University of Hawaii head football coach Greg McMackin announced the hiring of Dick Tomey as special teams coach. Tomey previously served as head coach of Hawai‘i from 1977-8.

Tomey also was head coach at the University of Arizona from 1987-2000 and San Jose State from 2005-09. He compiled a 183-145-7 all-time record in 29 seasons as a Division I head coach, including a 63-46-3 mark in 10 seasons with Hawaii.

Tomey led the Rainbow Warriors to a pair of runner-up finishes in the Western Athletic Conference and four seven-win seasons.

We'll have more tonight, including reaction from Coach Tomey tonight on Hawaii News Now.

 

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