Karlton Creech on the announcement of Joe Harasymiak as UMaine Football Coach


Maine athletic director Karlton Creech joined Downtown to talk about Joe Harasymiak being named the new Head Coach for the UMaine football team. Creech spoke about the process in hiring the new coach and said that they kept an open mind during the search, but in the end Harasymiak was the unanimous decision. Jack Cosgrove was also said to be a crucial resource for Creech and the rest of the committee to ultimately decide on Joe as the new head man. Creech said that Harasymiak’s age also gave him an advantage in the search process. Joe Harasymiak will remain in the role of interim head coach for the end of the calendar year and will take over the full time job on January 1st.