(Akron) - Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is now among three finalists for the presidency at the University of Akron.  

Current president Louis Proenza is leaving at year's end.  Tressel is already a vice-president at the school where he's spent the past two years.

Coach Tress is also an applicant to become the next president at Youngstown State University where he led the Penguins to two national football championships as head coach.

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