Mike Yurcich

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Mike Yurcich
Current position
TitleQB coach/passing game coordinator
TeamOhio State
ConferenceBig Ten
Annual salary$900,000
Biographical details
Born (1975-11-05) November 5, 1975 (age 43)
Euclid, Ohio
Alma materCalifornia University of Pennsylvania
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1999Saint Francis (IN) (RB)
2000–2001Saint Francis (IN) (QB)
2002Saint Francis (IN) (OC/QB)
2003–2004Indiana (GA)
2005Edinboro (QB/WR)
2006–2010Edinboro (OC/QB/WR)
2011–2012Shippensburg (OC/QB)
2013–2018Oklahoma State (OC/QB)
2019-presentOhio State (PGC/QB)

Mike Yurcich (born c. 1977) is the quarterbacks coach and passing game coordinator for the Ohio State Buckeyes.[1][2][3][4] Yurcich was the offensive coordinator for Oklahoma State University from 2013 until December of 2018.[5] He was previously the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Saint Francis, Edinboro, and Shippensburg. Yurcich also spent some time at Indiana as a graduate assistant.

Some of the prominent players Yurcich has helped develop include Trevor Harris, Zach Zulli, J. W. Walsh, and Mason Rudolph.

Personal life[edit]

"Yurcich earned a degree in psychology at California and a master's degree in education from St. Francis, where he picked up a school counseling license."[6]

Playing career[edit]

"Yurcich is a 1999 graduate of California University in Pennsylvania. He spent three seasons as the school’s starting quarterback and was a two-year captain. He began his playing career at Mount Union College."[7]


  1. ^ https://www.elevenwarriors.com/ohio-state-football/2019/01/101250/ohio-state-announces-hire-of-mike-yurcich-as-passing-game-coordinator-and-quarterbacks-coach
  2. ^ https://collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2019/01/02/ryan-day-adds-oklahoma-state-oc-mike-yurcich-to-ohio-state-staff/
  3. ^ https://247sports.com/college/ohio-state/Article/Mike-Yurcich-Ohio-State-Buckeyes-passing-game-coordinator-and-quarterbacks-coach-127238787/
  4. ^ https://ohiostatebuckeyes.com/mike-yurcich-named-passing-game-coordinator-qb-coach/
  5. ^ Rittenberg, Adam (December 28, 2017). "How Mike Gundy found his offensive coordinator on the internet". ESPN.com.
  6. ^ https://okstate.com/coaches.aspx?rc=23
  7. ^ https://okstate.com/coaches.aspx?rc=23

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