FAU to Announce New Head Football Coach



Dec. 5, 2011

Boca Raton, FL - Florida Atlantic University’s department of athletics will host a press conference on Monday, December 5 at 2 p.m., to announce the new head coach of its football program, subject to the approval of FAU’s Board of Trustees. The conference will take place in the Recruiting Lounge of FAU Stadium, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.

This will be the second coach in the history of FAU’s football program, which began its first season in 2001 under legendary coach Howard Schnellenberger. Since then, the Owls have had eight All-Americans, three National Player of the Week honorees, two bowl victories, two bowl MVPs, one defensive MVP, one Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year, one preseason Sun Belt Preseason Player of the Year, and one Sun Belt Conference title. An average of 18.7 football players have earned a 3.0+ each semester, and more than 20 players have signed professional contracts, while two were drafted by the NFL.

For more information, contact Katrina McCormack at 561-297-3163 or kmccormi@fau.edu.

To listen to the press conference click here.


 

 

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