Rich Rodriguez: Coaching Record, Career, Age

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In this Oct. 21, 2017, file photo, Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez yells from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against California in Berkeley, Calif.
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BetMGM Staff @BETMGM Apr 26, 2023, 12:02 PM

Rich Rodriguez is a long-time head coach known for his innovative offenses and high-scoring teams.

Rich Rodriguez Coaching Record

Rodriguez first became a head coach as a 25-year-old in 1988.

  • 1988 – Salem – 2-8 (2-5)
  • 1990 – Glenville State – 1-7-1 (1-5)
  • 1991 – Glenville State – 4-5-1 (3-4)
  • 1992 – Glenville State – 6-4 (5-2)
  • 1993 – Glenville State – 10-3 (6-1)
  • 1994 – Glenville State – 8-3 (5-1)
  • 1995 – Glenville State – 8-2 (6-1)
  • 1996 – Glenville State – 6-4 (6-1)
  • 2001 – West Virginia – 3-8 (1-6)
  • 2002 – West Virginia – 9-4 (6-1)
  • 2003 – West Virginia – 8-5 (6-1)
  • 2004 – West Virginia – 8-4 (4-2)
  • 2005 – West Virginia – 11-1 (7-0)
  • 2006 – West Virginia – 11-2 (5-2)
  • 2007 – West Virginia – 10-2 (5-2)
  • 2008 – Michigan – 3-9 (2-6)
  • 2009 – Michigan – 5-7 (1-7)
  • 2010 – Michigan – 7-6 (3-5)
  • 2012 – Arizona – 8-5 (4-5)
  • 2013 – Arizona – 8-5 (4-5)
  • 2014 – Arizona – 10-4 (7-2)
  • 2015 – Arizona – 7-6 (3-6)
  • 2016 – Arizona – 3-9 (1-8)
  • 2017 – Arizona – 7-6 (5-4)
  • 2022 – Jacksonville State – 9-2 (5-0)

Rich Rodriguez’s Career

Rodriguez began coaching as a special assistant at West Virginia in 1985.

  • 1985 – West Virginia – Special Assistant
  • 1986 – Salem – Defensive Back/Special Teams
  • 1987 – Salem – Associate Head Coach
  • 1988 – Salem – Head Coach
  • 1989 – West Virginia – Outside Linebacker
  • 1990-96 – Glenville State – Head Coach
  • 1997-98 – Tulane – Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • 1999-2000 – Clemson – Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • 2001-07 – West Virginia – Head Coach
  • 2008-10 – Michigan – Head Coach
  • 2012-17 – Arizona – Head Coach
  • 2019 – Ole Miss – Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • 2021 – Louisiana Monroe – Associate Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • 2022 – present – Jacksonville State – Head Coach

Did Rich Rodriguez Play College Football?

Rodriguez was a defensive back at West Virginia University from 1981-1984.

Rich Rodriguez’s Age

Rodriguez was born on May 24, 1963, in Grant Town, West Virginia. He is 59 years old.

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