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MSUM football coach placed on paid leave

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MOORHEAD -- Minnesota State Moorhead head football coach Damon Tomeo has been placed temporarily on paid administrative leave.

MSUM athletic director Doug Peters announced the decision Friday. Dragons offensive coordinator Joel Beard has been appointed interim head coach.


"He is not acting as head coach right now," Peters said of Tomeo. "I have named Joel Beard as the interim head coach."

Tomeo didn't return a message seeking comment.

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