If over .500 is atrocious, what is under lifetime under .500 (47-50) called? What is 5 seasons under .500 (out of eight coached), with a sixth being 7-6 called?
Which isn't to say he won't do just fine at UM. He won't be undercut at every turn, he brought in Mattison, nearly every starter is returning, etc., etc. Bill Stewart put together three straight years of 9-4 with excellent assistants. We should be able to return to that kind of success.