Weatherbie's contract won't be renewed

MONROE, La. -- Louisiana-Monroe will not renew the contract of football coach Charlie Weatherbie.

Athletic director Bobby Staub announced Monday that Weatherbie would not return and a search for a replacement will begin immediately.

Weatherbie finished this season 6-6. In seven seasons with the Warhawks, he was 31-51.

Before taking over at Louisiana-Monroe in 2003, Weatherbie also coached at Utah State and Navy. He has a 76-115 in 17 seasons as a head coach.