Georgia Tech’s New Coaching Staff Taking Shape.


On Thursday, Georgia Tech added four more coaches to their staff as the staff search for the position groups is nearing completion. Collins added four coaches from his Temple staff in Larry Knight, Jim Panagos, Chris Wiesehan, and Ryan Horton.

Here is what the staff looks like so far:

  • Head Coach: Geoff Collins
  • Offensive coordinator/QB coach: Dave Patenaude
  • Co-defensive coordinator/safeties coach: Nathan Burton(former GT player)
  • Co-defensive coordinator/MLB coach: Andrew Thacker
  • Wide receivers coach: Kerry Dixon
  • Cornerbacks coach/ defensive special teams coordinator: Jeff Popovich
  • RB Coach: Tashard Choice(former GT player)
  • Defensive End/OLB coach: Marco Coleman(former GT player)
  • Defensive line coach: Larry Knight
  • Offensive Line Coach: Brent Key(former GT player)
  • Tight ends coach/offensive special teams coordinator: Chris Wiesehan
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach: Lewis Caralla(just named the nation’s bestS&C coach of 2018)
  • Director of applied sports science(first ever for GT): Ryan Horton
  • Offensive Quality Control Specialists: Will Glover(former GT Player) and Bryan Cook(was on previous staff)
  • Defensive Quality Control Specialist: Jason Semore
  • Head of Recruiting: Patrick Suddes

Stay tuned for more updates!

By: Bret Anderson



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Bret Anderson
Bret is a student at the University of North Georgia. He is an avid sports fan and is a die hard Georgia Tech fan. Follow him on twitter @Bret_A27

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