Mike White (defensive lineman)

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Mike White
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Benedict
Conference SIAC
Record 5–16
Biographical details
Born (1957-08-11) August 11, 1957 (age 59)
Augusta, Georgia
Alma mater Albany State University
Playing career
1979–1980 Cincinnati Bengals
1981–1982 Seattle Seahawks
Position(s) Defensive tackle
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1984–1988 Albany State (DL)
1989–1996 Albany State (DC)
1997–1999 Albany State (AHC/DC)
2000–2014 Albany State
2015–present Benedict
Head coaching record
Overall 117–67
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
6 SIAC (2003–2006, 2010, 2013)
3 SIAC East Division (2011, 2013, 2014)
Awards
6 SIAC Coach of The Year (2002-2005, 2010, 2014[1])

James Michael White (born August 11, 1957) is an American college football coach and former professional player. On December 18, 2014, White was named Head Coach at Benedict College.[2] He served as head football coach at Albany State University (ASU) from 2000-2014. White played collegiately as a defensive tackle at Albany State during the late 1970s, and later was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fourth round of the 1979 NFL Draft. He also played for the Seattle Seahawks

Coaching career[edit]

After his playing career ended, White joined the coaching staff at his alma mater in 1984 as the defensive line coach, and was promoted to defensive coordinator in 1989. In 1997, White became the assistant head coach, and in 2000, was named head coach of the Albany State Golden Rams. He continued to serve as the defensive coordinator while he was head coach.

His 2010 ASU team was named SBN Black College National Champions.

On December 18, 2014, White was named Head Coach at Benedict College.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Albany State Golden Rams (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (2000–2014)
2000 Albany State 4–6
2001 Albany State 4–6
2002 Albany State 7–4
2003 Albany State 10–2 W Pioneer[3]
2004 Albany State 11–1 L NCAA Division II Quarterfinal [4]
2005 Albany State 8–2 L NCAA Division II First Round [4]
2006 Albany State 7–4 L NCAA Division II First Round [4]
2007 Albany State 8–3 L NCAA Division II First Round [4]
2008 Albany State 7–4 L NCAA Division II First Round [4]
2009 Albany State 8–3 7–2 2nd L NCAA Division II First Round [4]
2010 Albany State 11–1 9–0 1st L NCAA Division II Quarterfinal [4]
2011 Albany State 8–4 [5] 6–1 (4–0) 1st (East) L NCAA Division II First Round [4]
2012 Albany State 6–4 5–2 (3–1) 2nd (East)
2013 Albany State 6–4[6] 5–2 (4–0) 1st (East)
2014 Albany State 7–3[7] 7–0 (5–0) 1st (East)
Albany State: 112–51
Benedict Tigers (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (2015–present)
2015 Benedict 0–10 0–4 (East)
2016 Benedict 5-6 3-2 (East)
Benedict: 5–16
Total: 117–67
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

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