a 32-8 overall record and 21-4 record against ACC teams in his three seasons in
AFCA National Assistant Coach-of-the-Year and one of five finalists for
national offensive coordinator-of-the-year by 247Sports.com.
2013 offense averaged 507.7 yards per game and 40.2 points per game.
quarterback Tajh Boyd to nearly every school record for a quartetback and the
ACC record for both career touchdown responsibility (133) and career passing
touchdowns (107). Boyd was also a
three-time All-ACC selection.
first-team All-America wide receiver and Biletnikoff Award finalist Sammy
Watkins to a school-record 101 receptions for a school-record 1,464 yards and
12 touchdowns in 2013.
Clemson's offense to record heights in 2012.
The team set school records for total offense per game (512.7) and
points per game (41.0). Clemson was
sixth in the nation in scoring and ninth in the nation in total offense.
was a first-team All-American in 2012, was fifth in the nation in passing
efficiency (165.6) and accounted for 46 touchdowns (10 rushing, 36
passing). Boyd was also named ACC
Player-of-the-Year in 2012.
Andre Ellington and wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins both totaled 1,000 yards at
their respective positions in 2012.
Hopkins was a second-team All-American and center Dalton Freeman was a
first-team All-American as well.
A big reason
Clemson won the 2011 ACC title for the first time in 20 years. Clemson also won 10 games for the first time
in 21 years and defeated a record four top-25 teams.
offensive coordinator-of-the-year by Rivals.com in 2011.
Molded Boyd into
a First-Team All-ACC pick in 2011.
Clemson also had a 1,000-yard rusher (Ellington) and 1,000-yard receiver
offensive coordinator and associate head coach at Tulsa in 2010 and guided the
offense to among the nation's best. That
offense was a big reason Tulsa improved from 5-7 in 2009 to 10-3 in 2010.
averaged 41.4 points per game, eighth-most in the nation, and scored at least
28 points in 12 of its 13 games. Tulsa
was fifth nationally in first downs (25.6) and tied for fifth in touchdowns
scored from the red zone (46). His
offense scored 64 touchdowns on scrimmage plays (32 rushing, 32 passing). The team totaled 1,006 plays (537 rushes, 469
passes) in 2010.
percent of his games as a high school coach in Texas. He led Lake Travis High School to
back-to-back, undefeated (16-0) state championship seasons. He won three state titles overall and played
in six state championship games in his high school coaching career.
In 16 years
as a head coach in high school, he had a 169-38 record (.816). He earned coach-of-the-year honors in 11 of
those 16 years.
team was ranked #2 in the nation by USA Today and #8 by Rivals.com, while his
2009 team was ranked #2 by Rivals.com and #9 by USA Today.
degree in mathematics with a minor in statistics from Texas A&M in 1992.
December 4, 1968 in Edgewood, TX ... he and his wife, Paula, have two children,
a daughter, MacKenzie, and son, Chandler.