Originally Posted by texanhead08
Sumlin never coached under Briles. Sumlin came from OU and they ran the system that Mike Leach installed when he was OC at OU before he took the Tech job. The system Art Briles uses is a lot different from the Mike Leach/ Dana Holgerson Air Raid that was run at OU/Tech/UH/A$M.
There is a link though. Art Briles was an offensive coach (RBs) at Texas Tech under Mike Leach from 2000-2002. As mentioned Sumlin came from OU where Leach had been the OC before Sumlin's arrival and they still ran his offense.