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Boston College's Gene DeFilippo Denies Interest In Tennessee AD Vacancy

Gene DeFilippo, the Director of Athletics at Boston College, has been rumored as a potential replacement Mike Hamilton, who resigned as the Director of Athletics at the University of Tennessee on Tuesday.

DeFilippo shot down the rumors on Friday, issuing a statement to express his satisfaction with his situation in Chestnut Hill.

"While I am a Tennessee graduate (Master's Degree) and love UT and Knoxville, my heart is here at Boston College. I am very fortunate to have the only job I want.  Anne and I will remain at BC for many years to come."

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