LITTLE ROCK, Ark.– [November 26, 2018] – The Frank & Barbara Broyles Foundation announces five finalists for the 2018 Broyles Award, which honors college football’s top assistant coaches.
The five finalists are:
Alabama – Michael Locksley, Offensive Coordinator
Army – Jay Bateman, Defensive Coordinator
Clemson – Jeff Scott, Co-Offensive Coordinator/WRs
Mississippi State – Bob Shoop, Defensive Coordinator/Safeties
Notre Dame – Chip Long, Offensive Coordinator
The final five will travel to Little Rock, Ark. for the announcement of the 2018 Broyles Award winner on Tuesday, December 4that the Marriott Hotel.
Last year’s Broyles Award winner was Clemson’s co-offensive coordinator and running backs coach, Tony Elliott. Winners from the previous five seasons are not eligiblefor the 2018 Broyles Award.
Proceeds from the 2018 Broyles Award support the mission of the Broyles Foundation; to provide education, support, and resources to Alzheimer’s caregivers. Youcan follow The Broyles Foundation on Facebookand Twitter.
Riceland Foods will serve as the presenting sponsor of the 2018 Broyles Award. Riceland is the world’s largest miller and marketer of rice with its products soldacross the nation and to more than 75 foreign destinations.
About the Broyles Award
The BroylesAward was created in 1996 recognizing Coach Frank Broyles’ legacy of selecting and developing great assistants during his almost two decades as head coach at Arkansas.You can follow the Broyles Award on Facebookand Twitter.
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