Doug Shearer
Doug Shearer

Shelton, Conn.

High School:

Graduate Assistant

Alma Mater:
UConn '13


Football Preparing For Conference Opener

T.J. Weist will make his debut as Husky interim head coach.

Doug Shearer is in his first year as a graduate assistant coach with the UConn football team.

During the 2011 and '12 seasons, he was a student assistant coach with the Huskies working with the special teams and the special teams scout teams. Shearer was a student equipment manager for the UConn team for the 2010 season. He graduated from UConn in 2013 with a degree in coaching and sports psychology.

Shearer graduated from Shelton (Conn.) High School in 2009 and earned all-conference honors as a junior and was a team captain. He also played lacrosse and was a team captain.