Tom O'Brien Heading Back to UVa

Charlottesville - Former N.C. State and Boston College head coach Tom O'Brien is heading back to UVa.

O'Brien, who was fired after six seasons at N.C. State in November, will join the Cavaliers as tight ends and assistant head coach. O'Brien spent 14 years at Virginia, coaching guards and centers from 1982 to 1990, then serving as offensive coordinator from '91 through '96 before leaving for the Boston College head coaching job.