Eddie Garfinkle

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Eddie Garfinkle
Sport(s) Football
Playing career
1977–1980 Jacksonville State
Position(s) Linebacker
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1980–1981 Jacksonville State (SA/GA)
1982–1985 Jacksonville State (DE/DL)
1986–1991 Jacksonville State (DC)
1992–1996 Georgia Southern (DC)
2002–2006 Spain Park HS (AL) (DC)
2007–2008 Birmingham–Southern (DC)
2008–2016 Birmingham–Southern
Head coaching record
Overall 41–46

Eddie Garfinkle is an American football coach. He served as the head football coach at Birmingham–Southern College in Birmingham, Alabama from 2008 to 2016. He previously served as a defensive coordinator at both Jacksonville State University and Georgia Southern University, assistant coach at Spain Park High School and defensive coordinator at Birmingham–Southern College. Garfinkle was hired as Birmingham Southern's sixth head coach on February 20, 2008.[1] On October 24, 2016, it was announced that Garfinkle would not return after the 2016 season.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Birmingham–Southern Panthers (Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) (2008–2011)
2008 Birmingham–Southern 3–7 2–6
2009 Birmingham–Southern 4–6 3–4
2010 Birmingham–Southern 6–4 3–4
2011 Birmingham–Southern 7–2 4–2
Birmingham–Southern Panthers (Southern Athletic Association) (2012–present)
2012 Birmingham–Southern 7–3 3–1 T–1st
2013 Birmingham–Southern 5–4 3–3 T–4th
2014 Birmingham–Southern 3–7 3–3 T–3rd
2015 Birmingham–Southern 5–5 3–5 6th
2016 Birmingham–Southern 1–9 1–7 8th
Birmingham–Southern: 41–47 25–34
Total: 41–46
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

References[edit]

  1. ^ Perrin, Mike (February 21, 2008). "Panthers name Garfinkle coach: Former walk-on relates to players". The Birmingham News. 

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