Charlie Harbison

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Charlie Harbison
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1958-10-27) October 27, 1958 (age 59)
Shelby, North Carolina
Playing career
1978–1981 Gardner–Webb
1982 Buffalo Bills
1983–1984 Boston/New Orleans Breakers
Position(s) Defensive back
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1992–1993 Gardner–Webb (WR)
1994 UTEP (DB)
1995–1997 Clemson (DB)
1998–2000 Alabama (WR)
2001–2002 LSU (DB)
2003–2006 Alabama (WR)
2007–2008 Mississippi State (DC)
2009–2012 Clemson (co-DC/DB)
2013–2014 Auburn (co-DC/S)
2015–2017 Louisiana–Lafayette (co-DC/OLB)
2018–present Georgia Southern University (Assistant Coach)

Charlie Harbison (born October 27, 1958) is an American football coach. He is the co-defensive coordinator and outside linebackers coach at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Harbison played college football at Gardner–Webb University for four seasons. In 1982, he signed as a free agent with the Buffalo Bills for the season. He then played two seasons with the Boston/New Orleans Breakers of the USFL.

Coaching career[edit]

Harbison has served on coaching staffs primarily as a wide receiver or secondary coach. He was the co-defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach at Auburn University. Prior to his hiring at Auburn, he was the defensive backs' coach and co-defensive coordinator at Clemson University. Harbison was the co-defensive coordinator and outside linebackers coach at Louisiana-Lafayette. In 2018, Harbison joined Georgia Southern University as Assistant Coach.

Personal life[edit]

Harbison graduated with a bachelor's degree in business administration from Gardner–Webb University in 1995. He is married to the former Tammy McCluney, and they have four children (Charlie, Stedman, Masai, Msiba).


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