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    Kansas DC/Linebacker coach Torbush to retire - cancer

    Kansas Defensive Coach Torbush Retires, Has Cancer

    LAWRENCE, KS -- Kansas defensive coordinator Carl Torbush is retiring after being diagnosed with prostate cancer.

    The school said Tuesday that Torbush, who also served as KU's
    linebackers coach, will be having surgery soon and expects a full
    recovery.


    Torbush was hired after the 2009 season after a year as
    Mississippi State's defensive coordinator. He previously was a head
    coach at Louisiana Tech and North Carolina and defensive
    coordinator at Alabama, Ole Miss and Texas A&M.




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    Re: Kansas DC/Linebacker coach Torbush to retire - cancer

    Horrible news. Hope he recovers quickly and fully.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Kansas DC/Linebacker coach Torbush to retire - cancer

    Carl Torbush Announces Retirement - KANSAS OFFICIAL ATHLETIC SITE

    Gill announced that Vic Shealy will replace Torbush as defensive coordinator, while Buddy Wyatt will be promoted to co-defensive coordinator.



    Coach Shealy, a former head coach, offensive coordinator and defensive coordinator at the collegiate level, joined Gill's staff as the Jayhawk cornerbacks coach in December 2009 and is entering his second season with the program.




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    Re: Kansas DC/Linebacker coach Torbush to retire - cancer

    All our thoughts and prayers goes out to Mr. Torbush. Get well soon.

    What a tragic situation.


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