When in doubt, hire the person you’re most familar with.
Ole Miss is doing exactly that according to Football Scoop with the reported hire of Tyler Siskey.
Sources tell FootballScoop former Ole Miss (& Alabama) player personnel man Tyler Siskey is returning to the staff (although we understand the deal is not finalized yet). Siskey spent the past several seasons coaching receivers for Joey Jones at South Alabama. Ole Miss’ rivals site is also reporting the coming hire. Siskey was selected the 2013 FootballScoop Director of Player Personnel of the Year.
Siskey joined Hugh Freeze’s staff in 2012 as the coordinator of recruiting development, he then went to Alabama to take the director of player personnel position in 2013.
He’s spent the past few seasons as the wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinator at South Alabama. An Alabama native, he graduated from Troy in 2000.