The University of Akron’s assistant director of football operations is heading to the Southeastern (SEC) Conference.

Bruce Feldman, a reporter for Fox Sports and writer for Sports Illustrated, tweeted that Mark Ouimet will become the new director of football operations at the University of Missouri.

Ouimet has been with UA for six seasons. Before joining the UA staff, he had served as coordinator of recruiting operations at Mississippi State.

The Missouri Tigers finished 7-6 last season.