Lane Kiffin rolled out the hospitality treatment for Tom Herman Thursday night when he got win one of his former programs is set to hire the former Texas coach.

Kiffin retweeted an old video of himself talking to fans about supporting the team ahead of a National Signing Day. But Kiffin also added a message to Herman: “Just wanted to set the bar low for you buddy!! You will crush it and I have a house and great boat for you.”

Herman will try to return the Owls to the kind of success they enjoyed under Kiffin. Herman replaces Willie Taggart who didn’t win more than 5 games in a season in 3 years at FAU.

Taggart went 15-18 in his 3 seasons in Boca Raton. He reached the Montgomery Bowl in 2020, his first season, before consecutive 5-7 campaigns.