Doug Martin (American football coach)

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Doug Martin
Martin at the 2015 Sun Belt Media Day
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team New Mexico State
Conference Sun Belt
Record 10–38
Biographical details
Born (1963-02-04) February 4, 1963 (age 54)
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Alma mater Kentucky
Playing career
1981–1984 Kentucky
Position(s) Quarterback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1986–1987 Kentucky (GA)
1988 East Tennessee State (RB)
1989–1991 East Tennessee State (OC/QB/WR)
1992–1993 East Carolina (TE/ST)
1994–1995 East Carolina (WR)
1996–2002 East Carolina (OC)
2003 Kent State (OC/QB)
2004–2010 Kent State
2011 New Mexico State (OC/QB)
2012 Boston College (OC/QB)
2013–present New Mexico State
Head coaching record
Overall 39–91

Douglas Franklin Martin (born February 4, 1963) is an American college football coach, former player. He is currently the head coach at New Mexico State University, a position he assumed in February 2013. Martin served in the same capacity at Kent State University from 2004 to 2010, where he compiled a record of 29–53.

Coaching career[edit]

Early positions[edit]

In 1992, Martin became an assistant coach at East Carolina University. He coached the Pirates tight ends and special teams his first two years and then took over the wide receivers. In 1996, he was promoted to offensive coordinator, a position he held until 2002.

Kent State University[edit]

In 2004, Martin succeeded Dean Pees as head coach of the Kent State Golden Flashes football team. In his seven seasons in Kent, Martin had an overall record of 29–53. He resigned after the 2010 season finale win against Ohio University.

New Mexico State[edit]

Martin was announced as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the New Mexico State Aggies on March 9, 2011.

Boston College[edit]

Martin was named offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Boston College by head coach Frank Spaziani on December 22, 2011.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs Coaches# AP°
Kent State Golden Flashes (Mid-American Conference) (2004–2010)
2004 Kent State 5–6 4–4 5th (East)
2005 Kent State 1–10 0–8 6th (East)
2006 Kent State 6–6 5–3 2nd (East)
2007 Kent State 3–9 1–7 7th (East)
2008 Kent State 4–8 3–5 T–4th (East)
2009 Kent State 5–7 4–4 4th (East)
2010 Kent State 5–7 4–4 4th (East)
Kent State: 29–53 21–35
New Mexico State Aggies (NCAA Division I FBS independent) (2013)
2013 New Mexico State 2–10
New Mexico State Aggies (Sun Belt Conference) (2014–present)
2014 New Mexico State 2–10 1–7 T–9th
2015 New Mexico State 3–9 3–5 T–5th
2016 New Mexico State 3–9 2–6 10th
New Mexico State: 10–38 6–19
Total: 39–91
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

Coaching tree[edit]

Assistants under Doug Martin who became NCAA or NFL head coaches:


  1. ^ Blaudschun, Mark (December 23, 2011). "Doug Martin named BC offensive coordinator". The Boston Globe. Retrieved December 23, 2011. 

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