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BREAKING: Gus Malzahn Is The New Auburn Head Coach

It's Malzahn, not Smart.

Scoop:Scout.com is reporting that Gus Malzahn is replacing Gene Chizik as Auburn's head football coach.

Significance: After just one season, Gus Malzahn is leaving Arkansas State for the top position at Auburn.

Story: Rumors that Kirby Smart was the man for the job have been swirling all morning, but apparently Malzahn will get the nod. After a going 9-3 overall and winning the Sun Belt with a 7-1 record, Gus is returning to Auburn where he previously served three seasons as the offensive coordinator. We'll have more for you as news breaks.