Former Maryland coach D.J. Durkin, who was fired during the 2018 season following the death of a player who had collapsed during offseason conditioning drills, was hired Thursday as an assistant by Mississippi. Sources: Ole Miss hiring former Maryland coach D.J. Durkin as an assistant coach. https://t.co/rukxYyLN7a — Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) January 2, 2020 D.J….