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Coach Strong's Staff Named


Texas – The University of Texas has completed its football coaching staff with the hiring of nine assistant coaches, head coach Charlie
Strong announced on Wednesday. The group of nine assistants has a combined 232 years of collegiate coaching experience, four have served as coordinators, two have head-coaching experience, three spent time in the NFL, five have experience coaching in the state of Texas, four have coached at the high school level and two are Texas-exes. Strong also announced the hiring of a new head strength and conditioning coach for football. All hires are pending the approval of the UT Board of Regents.

The coaching staff includes:

• Vance Bedford: defensive coordinator/secondary

• Bruce Chambers: tight ends

• Brian Jean-Mary: linebackers/recruiting coordinator

• Les Koenning: wide receivers

• Tommie Robinson: running backs

• Chris Rumph: assistant head coach for defense/defensive line

• Chris Vaughn: defensive backs/special teams coordinator

• Shawn Watson: assistant head coach for offense/quarterbacks

• Joe Wickline: offensive coordinator/offensive line

• Pat Moorer: head strength and conditioning coach for football

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