Chris Low of ESPN.com is confirming that Gus Malzahn will take over as head coach at Auburn. This is one of the most interesting hires in recent years, as Malzahn is a respected offensive mind and has history on The Plains.
One of the immediate questions recruiting fans will pose is can Malzahn match Chizik's excellent recruiting abilities at Auburn. We will see if he can almost immediately, as Malzahn will need to re-recruit several prime-time Auburn recruits and get them to re-commit to the Tigers.
Here are five recruits that will be impacted the most by this hire.