Chemistry and fit between the coach and the coached
are more important than the coach's overall expertise or credentials.
In 1992 he became a full-time assistant coach working with the defensive line, and from 1993-97 he coached
the team's linebackers.
Moreover, the coaches of the year in the Pac-10 the past two seasons - Oregon's Mike Bellotti and California's Jeff Tedford - have never coached
in the NFL.
Steve Lavin was hired to replace Harrick in part because he'd coached
under Harrick - and because the school was too desperate to conduct a search.
I had coached
the 4-4 with Coach Jones at University H.
William Glinton Douglas III, 45, was the diving coach at Agoura High in the spring of 2002 and also coached
for the Dive Thousand Oaks club team.
COACH: Having initially coached
at Youngstown State, explain the difference in recruiting the first time you walked into a recruit's home as head coach at OSU?
There are people being elected in there who are certainly worthy, but at the same time I think maybe one of the difficulties is, I've coached
so long that most of the people I coached
against in 38 years of college coaching are dead.
MASUR: I received my Masters degree at Montclair State when I coached
there and I got my Doctorate in Education Administration and Supervision and Leadership at St.
Riley then moved to the World League, where he coached
the San Antonio Riders (1991-92).
The most fun I had was in my sophomore year at Angola High when I coached
a Little League team.
But I know people who have coached
for 25 years and never have won a CIF championship.