Philadelphia, PA -- La Salle University announced Tuesday that Archie Stalcup has resigned as head football coach effective immediately.
noted personal reasons for giving up the job that he
held since 2002.In his
two seasons at the helm, he
compiled a record of 5-16.Stalcup
succeeded Bill Manlove.
..."We are certainly sad to lose a great coach like Archie who has set such a positive example for our young men," said La Salle University's director of athletics Dr. Thomas Brennan.
Coach Longo has worked along with Archie
for two years to put this program in a position to succeed and it seems only logical that he
be the next man to lead the team." Longo had been an associate head coach/offensive coordinator/quarterback's coach under Stalcup.