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Randy Edsall

Randy Edsall
On Dec. 21, 1998 Randy Edsall became the 27th head coach in University of Connecticut football history. At UConn, Edsall has overseen the program's move from the NCAA's football Division I championship subdivision (Division I-AA) to its Division I Bowl subdivision (Division I-A) and the opening of the $91 million Rentschler Field in East Hartford in 2003 and the $48 million Burton Family Football Complex and Mark R. Shenkman Training Center in 2006. He also led the team to its first three Division I-A bowl game appearances and its first Big East championship. Born on Aug. 27, 1958, Edsall grew up in Glen Rock, Pa. where he was a three-year letter winner in football, basketball and baseball a... Show more »
On Dec. 21, 1998 Randy Edsall became the 27th head coach in University of Connecticut football history. At UConn, Edsall has overseen the program's move from the NCAA's football Division I championship subdivision (Division I-AA) to its Division I Bowl subdivision (Division I-A) and the opening of the $91 million Rentschler Field in East Hartford in 2003 and the $48 million Burton Family Football Complex and Mark R. Shenkman Training Center in 2006. He also led the team to its first three Division I-A bowl game appearances and its first Big East championship. Born on Aug. 27, 1958, Edsall grew up in Glen Rock, Pa. where he was a three-year letter winner in football, basketball and baseball at Susquehanna High School in Glen Rock. Edsall went to Syracuse University, where he earned one varsity letter as a quarterback and a bachelor's degree in physical education in 1980. He added a master's degree in health and physical education in 1982 from Syracuse. After finishing his playing career at Syracuse, Edsall began his coaching career at the school in 1980 as a graduate assistant. From 1991-93, he coached defensive backs at Boston College under Tom Coughlin before coaching the same position from 1994-97 with the Jacksonville Jaguars, also under Coughlin. (Photo GETTY IMAGES) « Show less

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  • Terps coach Randy Edsall says power-conference vote is 'one step closer' to splintering of NCAA

    COLLEGE PARK — In a historic move, the NCAA's Division I Board of Directors voted Thursday to grant its five power conferences the right to make many of their own rules. The decision has to survive a 60-day override period. If it does, changes...
  • On The Fly: Kevin Love Reportedly Headed To Cavaliers

    There's a lot of love in Cleveland now. LeBron James is back, so fans have forgiven him for bolting to Miami. And now it appears Kevin Love, as rumored, is headed there as well. Cleveland will send the over all No. 1 pick in this year's draft, Andrew...
  • Notes and observations from Day 3 of Terps preseason camp

    Notes and observations from Day 3 of Terps preseason camp
    COLLEGE PARK — Maryland will go full pads for the first time during preseason practice Friday. But the shoulder pads went on Wednesday, which led to the most eventful and spirited practice thus far.  Here are some notes and observations from Day 3...
  • Randy Edsall disappointed in play of Terps starting WR Deon Long

    Randy Edsall disappointed in play of Terps starting WR Deon Long
    COLLEGE PARK — Nothing has been said. Deon Long has just seen the unmistakable looks of disgust Maryland coach Randy Edsall gives him whenever Long makes a mistake. The wide receiver said he was better and sharper Wednesday compared to the first...
  • Teammates, coaches see growth, pass rush potential in Terps' Yannick Ngakoue

    Teammates, coaches see growth, pass rush potential in Terps' Yannick Ngakoue
    Yannick Ngakoue fired off the line of scrimmage, gave left tackle Damian Prince a slight hesitation move to get Prince off balance and then bulled Prince over with a forceful two-handed push to Prince’s chest before touching the tackling dummy...
  • Terps freshman Derwin Gray impressing, and other notes from practice

    Terps freshman Derwin Gray impressing, and other notes from practice
    COLLEGE PARK — One-on-one pass-rushing drills are among the ultimate tests for an offensive lineman. They are on an island, have no help, and any error or misstep could lead to a sack and embarrassment. But Maryland freshman right tackle...
  • Notes and observations from Maryland's first practice of preseason camp

    Notes and observations from Maryland's first practice of preseason camp
    Maryland football began preseason practice Monday. Here are some notes and observations from the first day: Sophomore running back Wes Brown looks good Brown was suspended last season and put on 10-15 pounds while he was away, but the former four-star...
  • Maryland junior receiver Nigel King transferring

    Maryland junior receiver Nigel King transferring
    Maryland junior wide receiver Nigel King has been granted his release from his scholarship and will transfer to another school. King had 33 catches for 450 yards and four touchdowns last season, but was set to enter preseason practice as a backup...
  • Gilman star Kai Locksley's commitment to Florida State makes sense for football, family reasons

    Gilman star Kai Locksley's commitment to Florida State makes sense for football, family reasons
    The announcement Thursday that Gilman quarterback Kai Locksley had committed to play at Florida State was disappointing news for Maryland fans who desperately wanted to see the four-star prospect in College Park in 2015. In the long term, it wasn’...
  • Maryland's highly touted freshmen will have to earn starting jobs on O-line, Edsall says

    Maryland's highly touted freshmen will have to earn starting jobs on O-line, Edsall says
    Damian Prince is the big name. He is the high profile five-star recruit, the prized member of Maryland’s recruiting class this year whom analysts have projected as a future NFL offensive lineman. Likewise, Derwin Gray is another big-time...
  • On The Fly: Greenwich Resident Wins Authentic Red Sox World Series Rings

    The Red Sox Foundation raised $620,238 in a raffle of World Series rings with the grand prize winner being William D. Forrest of Greenwich, who gets a set of authentic rings from 2004, 2007, and 2013. He may live in Yankees territory, but he is from Maine...