Urban Meyer

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Urban Meyer
Photo of Urban Meyer
Meyer at the White House after winning the 2008 national championship
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Ohio State
Conference Big Ten
Record 36–3 (.923)
Biographical details
Born July 10, 1964 (1964-07-10) (age 50)
Toledo, Ohio
Playing career
1984 Cincinnati
Position(s) Defensive back
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990–1995
1996–2000
2001–2002
2003–2004
2005–2010
2012–present
St. Xavier HS (OH) (DB)
Ohio State (TE)
Ohio State (WR)
Illinois State (OLB)
Illinois State (QB/WR)
Colorado State (WR)
Notre Dame (WR)
Bowling Green
Utah
Florida
Ohio State
Head coaching record
Overall 140–26 (.842)
Bowls 7–2 (.778)
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
2 National (2006, 2008)
2 MWC (2003–2004)
2 SEC (2006, 2008)
3 SEC Eastern Division (2006, 2008, 2009)
1 Big Ten (2014)
2 Big Ten Leaders Division (2012, 2013)
1 Big Ten East Division (2014)
Awards
The Sporting News National Coach of the Year (2003)
Home Depot Coach of the Year Award (2004)
George Munger Award (2004)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year (2004)
Pro Football Weekly National Coach of the Year (2004)
Woody Hayes Trophy Award (2004)
Victor Award (2004)
Mountain West Conference Coach of the Year (2004)
The Sporting News Coach of the Decade (2009)
Sports Illustrated Coach of the Decade (2009)
MAC Coach of the Year (2001)
2x MWC Coach of the Year (2003–2004)

Urban Meyer III (born July 10, 1964[1]) is an American college football coach. He is the current head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes team. He has also coached the Bowling Green Falcons, the Utah Utes and Florida Gators from 2005 to 2010.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Head Football Coach: Urban Meyers". http://www.gatorzone.com/football/media/2006/pdf/45-52.pdf. Retrieved 10 February 2013.
  2. "Urban Meyer stepping down at Florida," ESPN (December 8, 2010. Retrieved December 8, 2010.