Football Staff Has Incredible Coaching Experience

Feb. 14, 2011

STORRS, Conn. - University of Connecticut football coach Paul Pasqualoni has completed his coaching staff for the 2011 season and the following is a list of that staff:

NamePositionAlma Mater
Paul Pasqualoni Head CoachPenn State `72
George DeLeone Offensive Coordinator, Tight EndsConnecticut `70
Don Brown Defensive Coordinator, CornerbacksNorwich `77
Hank Hughes Assistant Head Coach, Defensive LineSpringfield `79
Matt Cersosimo Wide Receivers, Recruiting CoordinatorSpringfield `00
Mike Foley Offensive LineColgate `78
Joe Moorhead QuarterbacksFordham `96
Darrell Perkins SafetiesWyoming `90
Clayton White Running Backs, Special Teams CoordinatorNorth Carolina St. `01
Jon Wholley LinebackersConnecticut `04
Andrew Breiner Offensive GALock Haven `06
Shane Fogarty Defensive GAConnecticut `06
Tim Pendergast Director of Football AdministrationSUNY-Cortland `80
Dave WilczewksiRecruiting AssistantConnecticut `07
Andy BaylockDirector of Football Alumni and Community AffairsCentral Connecticut `60

The new Connecticut football staff has an extensive history of coaching college football:

• There are four coaches on the staff that have served as college head coach for a total of 42 seasons: Pasqualoni, 19 seasons (Syracuse 1991-2004, Western Connecticut 1982-86); DeLeone, 4 seasons (Southern Connecticut 1976-79); Brown, 12 seasons (Massachusetts 2004-08, Northeastern 2000-2003, Plymouth State 1993-95); Foley, 7 seasons (Colgate 1986-92).

• There are four coaches on the staff that have served as coordinators on the FBS level - DeLeone, Brown, Hughes and Moorhead

• There are 196 combined seasons of college coaching on the staff - DeLeone 37, Foley 32, Hughes 30, Pasqualoni 29, Brown 29, Moorhead 11, Cersosimo 9, Perkins 9, White 7 and Wholley 3.