ASU hires Esmay as interim head coach

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TEMPE -- Former Arizona State baseball player and assistant coach Tim Esmay will be the Sun Devils' interim head coach next season.

ASU announced the hiring yesterday.

Esmay replaces Pat Murphy, who resigned on Nov. 20 after 15 seasons.

Esmay was a two-year starter for ASU in 1986-87 and an assistant under the late Jim Brock from 1988-90 and 1994.

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