Rob Ambrose

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Rob Ambrose
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Towson
Conference CAA
Record 36-37
Biographical details
Born (1970-07-30) July 30, 1970 (age 44)
Skokie, Illinois
Alma mater Towson University
Playing career
1989–1991 Towson
Position(s) Wide receiver
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Towson (WR)
Towson (OC)
Towson (associate HC/OC)
Connecticut (QB)
Connecticut (QB/PGC)
Connecticut (OC/QB)
Head coaching record
Overall 39–44
Tournaments 3–1 (NCAA D-I FCS playoffs)
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
2 CAA (2011, 2012*) * Title shared between four schools after ODU declared ineligible for CAA title
Eddie Robinson Award (2011)

Rob Ambrose (born July 30, 1970) is the current head coach of the Towson Tigers football team of Towson University.[1] Ambrose was formerly the offensive coordinator of the UConn Huskies before being announced as Towson's head coach in December 2008. Ambrose played wide receiver for Towson in the early 1990s.[2] Ambrose was selected as the Top FCS Coach for the 2011 season. In 2013, Towson advanced to the FCS National Championship Game for the first time in school history. Ambrose played his high school ball at Maryland's Middletown High School.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs TSN#
Catholic Cardinals (Old Dominion Athletic Conference) (2001)
2001 Catholic 3–7 1–5 7th
Catholic: 3–7
Towson Tigers (Colonial Athletic Association) (2009–present)
2009 Towson 2–9 1–7 6th (South)
2010 Towson 1–10 0–8 10th
2011 Towson 9–3 7–1 1st L NCAA Division I FCS Second Round 8
2012 Towson 7–4 6–2 T–1st 17
2013 Towson 13–3 6–2 T–2nd L NCAA Division I FCS Championship 2
2014 Towson 4–8 2–6 10th
Towson: 36–37 24–26
Total: 39–44
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
#Rankings from final The Sports Network Poll.


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