USU football: Dave Ungerer named special teams coordinator and running backs coach

By Doug Hoffman

For the Deseret News

Published: Monday, March 11 2013 4:35 p.m. MDT

Ungerer was on staff at Holy Cross from 1988-91, where the program won three-straight Patriot League crowns and compiled a record of 39-4-1, including a perfect 11-0 ledger in 1991.

Ungerer has also coached at Davidson (1986-87), Northeastern (1985) and served as a graduate assistant at Rutgers (1983-84).

The Edison, N.J., native is a 1980 graduate of Southern Connecticut State University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in physical education and health. Ungerer and his wife Sylvia have three grown sons, Dominic, David and Dante.

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Coaching History:

2013 Utah State – Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs

2010-11 Washington State – Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs

2009 Elon – Special Teams Coordinator

2007-08 Oregon State – Special Teams Coordinator

2003-06 Alabama – Special Teams Coordinator/Tight Ends

2002 California – Special Teams Coordinator/Tight Ends

2000-01 Lehigh – Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs

1994-96 Maryland - Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs

1992-93 Maryland – Strength Coach

1988-91 Holy Cross - Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs/Strength Coach

1986-87 Davidson – Defensive Line/ Strength Coach

1985 Northeastern – Defensive Line

1983-84 Rutgers – Graduate Assistant/Defensive Backs

Bowl Games:

Oregon State – Emerald Bowl, 2007; Sun Bowl, 2008

Alabama – Music City Bowl, 2004; Cotton Bowl, 2006; Independence Bowl, 2006

Conference Championships:

Lehigh – Patriot League, 2000; Patriot League, 2001

Holy Cross – Patriot League, 1989; Patriot League, 1990; Patriot League, 1991

Playing Experience:

1977-80 Southern Connecticut State University – Running Back/Returner


1980 Southern Connecticut State University – Physical Education, Health (B.S)

Doug Hoffman is the assistant athletic director for Utah State University Athletic Media Relations.

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