OSU's Mike Gundy meeting with Tennessee about coaching vacancy

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The university has had conversations with Gundy's representatives, according to the report.

With a number of high-profile jobs open, or expected to come open, Gundy's name will keep popping up.

While Tennessee emissaries spoke Monday night to Purdue coach Jeff Brohm, embattled athletics director John Currie traveled to Dallas to meet with Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy, a previous target in UT coaching searches. McMurphy states that "Tennessee could easily top" the $4.2 million annual salary that Gundy now makes at Oklahoma State.

Low's report contradicts this, stating that Gundy hasn't met face-to-face with Vols officials.

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Both Low and McMurphy also claim that former Vol quarterback Peyton Manning contacted Gundy via phone call in the last week.

The 50-year-old reached an agreement with Oklahoma State on a new five-year contract in June that replaced the previous one that was set to expire in December 2019. He's led Oklahoma State to 10 or more wins in five of the last eight seasons counting this season, and the Cowboys are now 9-3 this year. He has also coached Oklahoma State for over a decade.

He's been head coach for 13 seasons and was a former assistant and player for the Cowboys.

This story will be updated if more information becomes available.

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