February 19, 1973 |
Cedar Grove, New Jersey
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
Western Illinois (RB/ST)
Eastern Michigan (RB/LB)
Western Michigan (LB/ST)
Central Michigan (co-DC/LB)
Notre Dame (DC/LB)
|Accomplishments and honors|
Broyles Award (2012)
Bob Diaco (born February 19, 1973) is the current head coach of the Connecticut Huskies football team. He has previously been a coach at Western Illinois, Eastern Michigan, Central Michigan, Virginia, Cincinnati, and Notre Dame. He played college football at Iowa.
In December of 2013, Diaco agreed to become the head coach at the University of Connecticut, and was replaced at Notre Dame by Brian VanGorder.
He played college football at the University of Iowa, under head coach Hayden Fry, who described Diaco as "extremely tough, very intelligent". Diaco was teammates with Mike Devlin, Scott Slutzker, Danan Hughes, and Mike Wells.
Head coaching record
|Connecticut Huskies (American Athletic Conference) (2014–present)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|