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Encyclopedia > The Home Depot Coach of the Year Award

The Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award is given annually to college football's top head coach. The Award for Division I-A is selected by ESPN and ABC college football analysts. To this day, no coach has ever won the award twice. A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... ESPN (an acronym for the Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ...


Previous winners

Year Winner School
1994 Bobby Bowden Florida State
1995 Gary Barnett Northwestern
1996 Rich Brooks Oregon
1997 Mike Price Washington State
1998 Phillip Fulmer Tennessee
1999 Tom Osborne Nebraska
2000 Bob Stoops Oklahoma
2001 Ralph Friedgen Maryland
2002 Ty Willingham Notre Dame
2003 Pete Carroll USC
2004 Urban Meyer Utah
2005 Joe Paterno Penn State
2006 Greg Schiano Rutgers


The 1994 NCAA Division I-A football season saw yet another controversial finish as both Nebraska and Penn State finished undefeated, and yet Penn State finished a distant second in the final AP and UPI polls. ... Robert Cleckler Bowden (born November 8, 1929 in Birmingham, Alabama), better known as Bobby Bowden, is the winningest coach in in NCAA Division I-A football history with 366 career wins. ... Florida State University (commonly referred to as Florida State or FSU) is a public research university located in Tallahassee, Florida. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Gary Barnett, former CU Head Football Coach Gary Barnett (born May 23, 1946 in Lakeland, Florida) was head coach of the University of Colorado football team, whose onfield success was shadowed by off-the-field controversies. ... It has been suggested that Freshman urban program be merged into this article or section. ... The 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with the Florida Gators crowned National Champions, but not as unanimously as the Bowl Alliance would have hoped. ... Rich Brooks (born August 20, 1941, Forest, California) is currently the head football coach at the University of Kentucky. ... The University of Oregon is a public university located in Eugene, Oregon. ... The 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with a split championship for the third time in the 1990s. ... Mike Price (born 1946) is an American football coach, currently the head coach at the University of Texas-El Paso (UTEP). ... Washington State University (WSU) is a major public research university in Pullman, Washington. ... The 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season was the first of the Bowl Championship Series, which crowned Tennessee its national champion, the schools first since the 1950s and one year after mega star quarterback Peyton Manning left for the NFL. The BCS combined elements of the old Bowl... Phillip Fulmer (born September 1, 1950 in Winchester, Tennessee), is the head football coach at the University of Tennessee, where he has been since 1992. ... The University of Tennessee (UT), sometimes called the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville or UTK), is the flagship institution of the statewide land-grant University of Tennessee public university system. ... The 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season saw Florida State named national champions, defeating Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl. ... Thomas William Tom Osborne (born February 23, 1937 in Hastings, Nebraska) is a former football coach for the Nebraska Cornhuskers and a current Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from Nebraskas 3rd congressional district. ... Seal of the University of Nebraska The University of Nebraska is one of two public university systems in the state of Nebraska, USA. The system has four universities and a technical college: University of Nebraska-Lincoln University of Nebraska at Omaha University of Nebraska at Kearney University of Nebraska Medical... The 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with fans singing Oklahoma! as the Sooners claimed the first national championship of the new millennium, and their first conference championship since the departure of Barry Switzer. ... Bob Stoops (born September 6, 1960) is the head coach of the University of Oklahoma Sooners football team. ... The University of Oklahoma, often called OU or Oklahoma, is a coeducational public research university located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. ... The 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season saw the hurricane winds blow again as the University of Miami, the team of the 80s, returned to form winning the national title. ... Ralph Harry Friedgen (b. ... The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public university located in the city of College Park, in Prince Georges County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C., in the United States. ... The 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season bucked the trend of boring national title games, providing a game that lived up to the hype. ... Tyrone Willingham is the head football coach at the University of Washington. ... The University of Notre Dame IPA: is a Roman Catholic institution located in Notre Dame, Indiana, immediately northeast of South Bend, Indiana, United States. ... SCREW USC! The 2003 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) in a heap of controversy. ... Peter C. Carroll (born September 15, 1951 in San Francisco, California) is the current head coach of the University of Southern California football team, having held that position since 2001. ... The University of Southern California (commonly referred to as USC, SC, Southern California, and incorrectly as Southern Cal[1]), located in the University Park neighborhood in Los Angeles, California, USA, was founded in 1880, making it Californias oldest private research university. ... The 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season, like the previous season, ended with another three-way tie for teams deserving a spot in the national title game, and once again fans were left unsatisfied with the result. ... Urban Meyer (born July 10, 1964 in Ashtabula, Ohio) is currently the head football coach at the University of Florida. ... The University of Utah (also The U or the U of U or the UU) is a public university in Salt Lake City, Utah. ... ESPN Game Day photo of The Texas Longhorn mascot Bevo seen with the Bowl Championship Series trophy during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. ... Joseph Vincent Paterno (born December 21, 1926, in Brooklyn, New York), nicknamed JoePa, is the iconic head coach of Pennsylvania State Universitys college football team, a position he has held since 1966. ... It has been suggested that University Park, Pennsylvania be merged into this article or section. ... The 2006 NCAA Division I-A football season, or the college football season, began on August 31, 2006, progresses through the regular season and bowl season, and will conclude with the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) National Championship Game on January 8, 2007 in Glendale, Arizona, USA, when the #2 Florida... Gregory Edward Schiano (b. ... Rutgers redirects here. ...

College football awards:
Best player awards:
Heisman Memorial Trophy
Maxwell Award | Walter Camp Award
Bronko Nagurski Trophy (Best Defenseman)
Chuck Bednarik Award (Best Defenseman)
Dave Rimington Trophy (Best C)
Davey O'Brien Award (Best QB)
Dick Butkus Award (Best LB)
Doak Walker Award (Best RB)
Draddy Trophy (Academic Heisman)
Fred Biletnikoff Award (Best WR)
Jim Thorpe Award (Best DB)
John Mackey Award (Best TE)
Johnny Unitas Award (Best Senior QB)
Lombardi Award (Best Lineman or LB)
Lott Trophy (Defensive impact)
Lou Groza Award (Best PK)
Manning Award (Best QB)
Mosi Tatupu Award (Best spec. teams)
Outland Trophy (Best IOL or DL)
Ray Guy Award (Best P)
Ted Hendricks Award (Best DE)
Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year | Home Depot Coach of the Year
Walter Payton Award (Best Div. I-AA Off.) | Buck Buchanan Award (Best Div. I-AA Def.)
Harlon Hill Trophy (Div. II) | Gagliardi Trophy (Div. III) | Melberger Award (Div. III)

 
 

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