NFL.com first reported the news.
Wise became the program’s all-time wins leader on Sept. 10 with a 3-2 win over Bethel (Tenn.) with his 92nd win at the helm of the Bulldogs.
Kentucky Sports Radio was the first to report the news that was later confirmed by an official with the university.
The University Athletic Association voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the hire.
The Bobcats beat Knott County Central 56-47 last week to earn their first win of the season.
|Harlan County @ Letcher County Central||Friday 9/30 @ 7:30p|
|Harlan @ Williamsburg||Friday 10/7 @ 7:30p|
|Morehead State Univ. vs. Marist (NY) (@ MSU)||Sat., 10/15 @ 1p|
|Harlan County @ Perry County Central||Friday 10/21 @ 7:30p|
|Univ. of the Cumberlands @ UPike||Sat., 10/22 @ 1:30p|
|Corbin @ Knox Central||Friday 10/28 @ 7:30p|
|UPike @ Union||Sat., 10/29 @ 1:30p|