TCU’s Gary Patterson and Eastern Washington’s Beau Baldwin highlighted the American Football Coaches Association’s 2014 Regional Coach of the Year winners. The AFCA recognizes five regional Coach of the Year winners in each of the Association’s five divisions.
Grant Teaff, current Executive Director of the American Football Coaches Association, will receive the Contributions to College Football Award on ESPN during The Home Depot College Football Awards on Thursday, Dec. 11 from 7-9 p.m. ET.
The American Football Coaches Association is proud to announce its 2014 Assistant Coach of the Year winners. One assistant coach from the five divisions of college football has been selected for their dedication to their teams and communities.
Former Air Force, Arkansas, Clemson and Rice head coach Ken Hatfield has been named the 2015 recipient of the AFCA’s Amos Alonzo Stagg Award. The award honors those “whose services have been outstanding in the advancement of the best interests of football.”
Duke University, Northwestern University, University of Notre Dame and Stanford University will share the American Football Coaches Association’s 2014 Academic Achievement Award
Gideon Smith, the first African-American athlete at Michigan Agricultural College, now Michigan State University, and former head coach at Hampton University, has been named the American Football Coaches Association’s recipient of the 2014 Trailblazer Award.
The American Football Coaches Foundation (AFCF) announced that Randall Stephenson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AT&T Inc., is the 2014 recipient of its CEO Coach of the Year Award. Stephenson was selected for the award by a unanimous vote of the AFCF Board of Directors. He will be honored at The Foundation’s CEO Coach of the Year Dinner, held at The Waldorf Astoria in New York, N.Y., on December 15, 2014.
Amway has launched a sweepstakes where fans can snap a selfie next to one of the most widely recognized sports trophies and be entered to win an all-expenses-paid trip for two to a college football rivalry game.