4:38 pm December 10, 2009, by Doug Roberson
Paul Johnson is one of 10 finalists for the Liberty Mutual National Coach of the Year Award.
The Yellow Jackets, champions of the ACC, will play Iowa in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 5.
Johnson is 20-6 in two seasons at Tech, including 11-2 this season.
Other finalists include Texas’ Mack Brown, USC’s Pete Carroll, Temple’s Al Golden, Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz, Cincinnati’s Brian Kelly, Penn State’s Joe Paterno, TCU’s Gary Patterson, Alabama’s Nick Saban and Clemson’s Dabo Swinney.
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