Rich Rodriguez, University of Arizona
AFCA: Re-named to the Board of Trustees in 2015. Previously on the Board from 2005-2010. Serving as President in 2017.
Current Coaching Position: Entering his sixth season as head coach at the University of Arizona in 2017 ... Overall record of 156-113-2 in 23 seasons as head coach at Arizona, Michigan, West Virginia, Glenville State and Salem ... In 2014, led the Wildcats to a 10-4 record, a Pac-12 South Division conference title and an appearance in the Fiesta Bowl ... In 2013, led Arizona to an 8-5 record and a victory in the AdvoCare V100 Bowl ... Guided the Wildcats to an 8-5 record and a victory in the New Mexico Bowl in 2012.
Previous Coaching Experience: Head coach at the University of Michigan from 2008-2010 ... Head coach at West Virginia University from 2001-07, with an oveall record of 60-26 ... Led the Mountaineers to an 11-2 record and a victory in the Gator Bowl in 2006 ... West Virginia finished 11-1, captured the Big East title and won the Nokia Sugar Bowl in 2005 ... Earned two AFCA Regional Coach of the Year honors while at West Virginia ... Clemson University associate head coach and offensive coordinator, 1999-2000 ... Tulane University offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, 1997-98 ... Glenville State University head coach, 1990-96, with an overall record of 43-28-2 ... Led Glenville to four West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference titles, two NAIA playoff appearances and a berth in the 1993 NAIA championship game ... West Virginia volunteer assistant, 1989 ... Salem College head coach, 1988 (2-8) ... Youngest head coach in the country at 24 years old ... Salem College secondary coach and special teams coordinator, assistant head coach and defensive coordinator, 1986-87 ... West Virginia University student assistant, 1985.
Personal: Born: May 24, 1963 ... Graduated from West Virginia University ... Wife: Rita ... Children: Raquel and Rhett.
Rich Rodriguez Year-by-Year:
|2002||West Virginia||9-4||Continental Tire Bowl|
|2003||#West Virginia||8-5||Gator Bowl|
|2004||#West Virginia||8-4||Gator Bowl|
|2005||#West Virginia||11-1||Sugar Bowl|
|2006||West Virginia||11-2||Gator Bowl|
|2007||West Virginia||10-2||Fiesta Bowl|
|2012||Arizona||8-5||New Mexico Bowl
|2013||Arizona||8-5||AdvoCare V100 Bowl
|2015||Arizona||7-6||New Mexico Bowl|
* - Pac-12 South Title
# - Big East Conference Title
$ - West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Title