Odom at a Missouri football practice
|Annual salary||$2.35 million|
November 26, 1976|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|2000||Ada HS (OK) (assistant)|
|2001–2002||Rock Bridge HS (MO)|
|Administrative career (AD unless noted)|
|2004–2005||Missouri (Dir. of Recruiting)|
|2006–2008||Missouri (Dir. Football Ops)|
|Head coaching record|
14–8 (high school)|
Odom played college football at the University of Missouri as a linebacker from 1996 to 1999. After his collegiate career ended, he became a high school football coach, coaching Ada High School in Ada, Oklahoma in 2000 and Rock Bridge High School in Columbia, Missouri from 2001 to 2002. In 2003, Odom returned to Missouri as an administrative graduate assistant. He stayed at Missouri until 2012, serving in numerous different coaching and administrative positions.
In 2012, Odom left Missouri to become defensive coordinator of the Memphis Tigers under head coach Justin Fuente. In 2015, Odom again returned to Missouri, this time to serve as defensive coordinator.
Head coaching record
|Missouri Tigers (Southeastern Conference) (2016–present)|
|2017||Missouri||7–6||4–4||T–3rd (Eastern)||L Texas|
Assistants under Odom who became NCAA head coaches:
- New Mizzou DC Odom rides Memphis success back to alma mater
- Missouri hires familiar face, Barry Odom, as new defensive coordinator
- McMurphy, Brett (December 3, 2015). "Missouri defensive coordinator Barry Odom promoted to head coach". ESPN. Retrieved December 3, 2015.