Newark, DE (Sports Network) - The University of Delaware announced the hiring
of three assistant football coaches with over 60 years of collegiate
experience on Friday.
Join new head coach Dave Brock were Tim Weaver as defensive coordinator, Sean
Devine as offensive coordinator, and John Perry as passing game coordinator
and quarterbacks coach.
"It's a tremendous compliment to the University of Delaware football program
that three men who are such quality people and quality coaches wanted to come
to Delaware," said Brock, who took over the program on Jan. 18. "They are all
talented coaches who have great experience, especially when you consider two
have been head coaches and together they have nearly 20 years experience as
Weaver spent the last seven seasons as the head coach at Bethany College,
where he also served athletic director since 2008. He also has been an
assistant coach at Columbia, Harvard, West Virginia Wesleyan, Hofstra, and
Western Connecticut State over his 23-year career.
Devine is a 19-year coaching veteran. After beginning his coaching career at
Colby College, he followed with long stints at New Hampshire and most recently
Perry has coached at Northeastern, Brown, New Hampshire, Dartmouth and
Georgetown during his 20-year career. He spent the last five seasons as
Merrimack College's head coach.
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