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Source: Ex-Miami interim coach Larry Scott will lead Vols tight ends

Nov 21, 2015; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes interim head coach Larry Scott (right) greets Hurricanes running back Mark Walton (left) after Walton scored a touchdown against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets during the second half at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 21, 2015; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes interim head coach Larry Scott (right) greets Hurricanes running back Mark Walton (left) after Walton scored a touchdown against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets during the second half at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Former Miami interim head coach Larry Scott will become Tennessee's new tight ends coach, a source told FOX Sports Monday morning.

The 'Canes went 4-2 under Scott, who had been UM's tight ends coach since 2013. Scott will replace Mark Elder, who left UT to become the new head coach at Eastern Kentucky.

The hiring of Scott was first reported by CanesInsight.com.

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