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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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  • Quarterback commit Gage Shaffer was surprised by Maryland's offer

    Quarterback commit Gage Shaffer was surprised by Maryland's offer
    Gage Shaffer had no other offers. He had very little contact with the Maryland coaching staff. That's why he was stunned when Terps football coach Randy Edsall offered the 6-foot-7 quarterback a full ride. “It was pretty crazy,” Shaffer...
  • InsideMDSports: Maryland football adds Texas lineman Mbi Tanyi, fifth commit in six days

    InsideMDSports: Maryland football adds Texas lineman Mbi Tanyi, fifth commit in six days
    Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. Maryland pulled a double dip Thursday, securing a commitment from Bush (Texas) defensive...
  • Rivals.com's Farrell believes Maryland has a chance at Kai Locksley

    Rivals.com's Farrell believes Maryland has a chance at Kai Locksley
    Mike Farrell, the national recruiting director for Rivals.com, believes that Maryland has a chance to bring four-star recruit Kai Locksley to College Park in 2015. But Farrell said the negatives might outweigh the positives in terms of the way Terps...
  • Maryland linebacker Abner Logan placed on disciplinary probation

    Maryland linebacker Abner Logan placed on disciplinary probation
    Maryland linebacker Abner Logan has been placed on disciplinary probation by the university until April 2015, the school announced Friday. While on probation, the rising redshirt sophomore can attend class, practice and work out with the team, but he...
  • Maryland football sets new high in Academic Progress Rate report

    Maryland football sets new high in Academic Progress Rate report
    In 2011, the NCAA stripped the University of Maryland's football team of three scholarships because of poor classroom performances. But the program’s Academic Progress Rate has been on the rise since then, coinciding with head coach Randy Edsall's...
  • InsideMDSports: Maryland commit E.J. Donahue could open up recruitment

    InsideMDSports: Maryland commit E.J. Donahue could open up recruitment
    Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. FREDERICK¬†— E.J. Donahue is in the midst of recovering from a torn anterior cruciate...
  • Coffee Companion (5/5): Chris Davis improving, NFL draft week arrives

    Coffee Companion (5/5): Chris Davis improving, NFL draft week arrives
    Last week's rain seems like it was years ago on this fine Cinco de Mayo morning, but as you arrive at your desk, I'm sure there's not much you'd rather do than not start working just yet. That's why blogger Jon Meoli writes the Coffee Companion, where...
  • Terp running back told police he drove car involved in drive-by shooting

    Terp running back told police he drove car involved in drive-by shooting
    When University of Maryland football player Wes Brown was suspended last year, officials released few details to explain the action other than to tie it to an alleged confrontation with a police officer who wanted to question him in a shooting...
  • Baltimore Touchdown Club names 55 players as Super 22 juniors

    Baltimore Touchdown Club names 55 players as Super 22 juniors
    The Baltimore Touchdown Club has announced its 2014 Super 22 Team, 55 of the area's top junior high school football players based on athletic and academic performance as nominated by their coaches. The players will be presented to college coaches at...
  • Terps look forward to a possible NIT bid and the Big Ten move

    Terps look forward to a possible NIT bid and the Big Ten move
    GREENSBORO, N.C. — After beating Duke and narrowly losing to North Carolina in last year's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, Maryland looked at the National Invitation Tournament as a building block for Mark Turgeon's program. If the Terps are...
  • Maryland offensive coordinator Mike Locksley reportedly receives new contract

    Maryland offensive coordinator Mike Locksley reportedly receives new contract
    The contract of Maryland offensive coordinator Mike Locksley wasn’t due to expire until the end of next season. But, as it prepares to enter the Big Ten, the school has reportedly decided to renew its commitment to Locksley, who is also the...
  • InsideMDSports: Gilman defensive tackle Ellison Jordan has 'really fun time' at Maryland

    InsideMDSports: Gilman defensive tackle Ellison Jordan has 'really fun time' at Maryland
    Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. Gilman defensive tackle Ellison Jordan may be only a 2016 prospect, but he already has picked...