Former LSU assistant coach Will Muschamp, who was most recently at Texas, was named the new head coach at the Florida Gators, on Saturday. has the story, below.

Defensive coordinator Will Muschamp of the Texas Longhorns works from the sideline against the Missouri Tigers in the fourth quarter on October 18, 2008 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. Texas won 56-31.

Maybe Will Muschamp got tired of waiting.

The defensive coordinator and heir apparent at Texas jumped to Florida on Saturday night, taking over one of the premier jobs in college football and replacing two-time national champion Urban Meyer.

"This is a dream come true," Muschamp said in a statement.