LSU coach Brian Kelly called out a reporter for arriving late to his Tuesday media availability. The reporter had an immediate, and rather pointed, comeback for which she later apologized.
Just befo WVU vs. Pitt Rivalry Jerseys re Kelly opened his press conference to questions, he made a reference to The (Baton Rouge) Advocate's Leah Vann, who had Boston University clothes just arrived, for not being on time, although he did not identify her by name. He said he was fining Vann $10 and that the money would go toward a postseason bash.
Vann's response? "Maybe if you win, I'll be on time." Kelly's Tigers are, of course, coming off a 24-23 loss to LSU on Sunday night that left the $90 Cent. Michigan Chippewas Jerseys million coach open for more criticism in his first season after leaving Notre Dame.
Kelly, not looking pleased, responded: "I don't think it has anything to do with winning. I think it has to do with being on time."
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Vann addressed her comment by posting a Twitter thread after the availability. She said that she apologized to Kelly for her retort.
"Not my finest hour," she wrote.
But she also said that Kelly Arkansas State Red Wolves Jerseys understood her barb was a joke.
Kelly's LS Clarion Golden Eagles clothes U tenure got off to a rough start and things haven't gotten much better. First, the Boston native was ripped for using a bad Southern accent in his f Florida vs. Georgia Rivalry shirt irst speech to a crowd as Tigers coach. Soon after that American University Eagles shirt , he took part in a bizarre hype video with a recruit who ended up committing to Alabama. That was all long before Week 1.
Then, in his Tigers debut, Florida State blocked a potential game-tying PAT kick with no time remaining. Kelly explained why he went for one and overtime rather than two and the win in regulation.
The fans' tolerance for Kelly won't last long i Alabama vs. Auburn Rivalry Gear f the Tigers lose more games like their opener. Then it won't just be the media calling him out for not winning.