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Auburn Interview's ISU's Chizik
By John Campbell, TV9 Sports
Ames-Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard is confirming that he gave Auburn officials permission to contact Cyclone football coach Gene Chizik about their opening for a head football coach.
Pollard says he understands that an interview was conducted and that Chizik is a serious candidate for the job.
Chizik was Auburn's defensive coordinator from 2002 - 2004.