While Derek Mason was believed to be a top target for the Wolverines’ DC spot, Auburn has just hired the former Vanderbilt coach and assistant with Harbaugh at Stanford:
Sources: Auburn is hiring former Vanderbilt head coach Derek Mason as its defensive coordinator. Should be finalized in the near future.
Multiple schools had been pursuing him for defensive coordinator jobs. Auburn is the one to ultimately land him. https://t.co/LqbofHJreW
— Matt Zenitz (@mzenitz) January 7, 2021