He replaces Tony Robichaux, who died July 3. Robichaux coached the Ragin’ Cajuns for 25 seasons. Deggs worked under Robichaux as an assistant coach from 2012 to 2014.
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Facebook page ranks No. 100 among more than 1,800 universities. Its Twitter ranking weighs in at No. 200 among about 1,750 schools.
That’s according to the recently released 2018 uniRank University Rankings. Its rankings are for four-year, accredited institutions in the United States, based on the number of followers of Facebook pages and Twitter accounts.
“It’s gratifying to have so many people interested in what’s happening at UL Lafayette. We appreciate their engagement,” said Aimee Abshire, director of Web Communications at the University.
Based in Sydney, uniRank is a higher education directory and search engine that catalogs over 13,000 accredited colleges and universities worldwide.