Auburn offensive coordinator takes same job at UConn

FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2015, file photo, Auburn coach Gus Malzahn, left, and offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee, right, watch the action against Idaho during the first half of an NCAA football game in Auburn, Ala.  Malzahn, who built his career on offensive play calling and creativity, has finally handed over the reins to let offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee call plays. (AP Photo/Mark Almond, File)
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2015, file photo, Auburn coach Gus Malzahn, left, and offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee, right, watch the action against Idaho during the first half of an NCAA football game in Auburn, Ala. Malzahn, who built his career on offensive play calling and creativity, has finally handed over the reins to let offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee call plays. (AP Photo/Mark Almond, File)

AUBURN, Ala. (WIAT) — The Auburn Tigers are losing their offensive coordinator.

According to a tweet from UConn Football, Auburn’s offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee is leaving the Tigers after four season to take the same position at the University of Connecticut.

The UConn Huskies’ athletics website says Lashlee agreed to a 3-year contract.

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