Former Texas Tech Football Coach Makes a Stop in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Former Texas Tech Football Coach Mike Leach was welcomed to Midland with large crowds on Tuesday night.

Leach made an appearance at Barnes and Noble to sign copies of his new book.

Leach says his new book; "Swing Your Sword" is his straight point of view of what led to his firing from Texas Tech.

Leach was let go after being accused of mistreating receiver Adam James, the son of ESPN Broadcaster Craig James.

His says this is not a book about Tech; it's much more than that.

As for coaching in the future, he says he'd more than happy to if the right team and situation comes along.