Houston scrambling to show Tom Herman the money

Houston head coach Tom Herman is easily the hottest name on the coaching circuit right now. Many teams are putting him high up on their lists for their head coaching vacancies right now.

For the Cougars, they are desperately trying to keep Herman in Houston for at least another year. It is known that with many teams in the Group of Five always have the possibility of losing their coach after he has a successful run.

Houston is trying to keep Herman for the foreseeable future.

Knowing that teams like Miami and South Carolina can pay him a lot more than them, Houston is nearly in a craze to get enough money to keep him around.

UH BOR agenda includes item seeking approval “to delegate authority to Chancellor to negotiate/execute amendment to contract” of Tom Herman

— Joseph Duarte (@Joseph_Duarte) November 17, 2015

The one thing that Houston can hang their hat on is the fact that they are right in the middle of the best recruiting trail in the country. The Cougars must use that as their best talking point of keeping Herman around.

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