Nick Quartaro

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Nick Quartaro
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Assistant head coach,
tight ends coach
Team North Texas
Conference C-USA
Biographical details
Born (1955-10-05) October 5, 1955 (age 61)
Playing career
c. 1973 Xavier
1975 Iowa
Position(s) Placekicker, defensive end
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
c.1980 Hobart (assistant)
1981–1985 Northwestern (DB/DL/ST)
1987–1988 Drake
1989–1993 Fordham
1994–1997 Kansas State (assistant)
1998–2001 Iowa State (assistant HC / WR)
2002–2006 Kansas (associate HC / OC)
2010–2011 North Texas (assistant HC / WR)
2012–present North Texas (assistant HC / TE)
Head coaching record
Overall 23–39–1

Nick Quartaro (born October 5, 1955) is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the assistant head coach and tight ends coach for the football team at the University of North Texas. Quartaro served as the head football coach Drake University from 1987 to 1988 and at Fordham University from 1994 to 1997.

Coaching career[edit]

Quartaro has worked as an assistant coach at several colleges, including Northwestern University, Hobart College, Kansas State University under Bill Snyder,[1] and the University of Kansas as offensive coordinator under Mark Mangino.[2] After retiring from coaching in 2006, Quartaro became an insurance executive.[2] He returned to coaching in 2010 at the University of North Texas.


  1. ^ Bill Snyder: They Said it Couldn't be Done by Mark Jansen, KCI Sports, (c) 2006, ISBN 0-9758769-6-1, p70-71
  2. ^ a b Topkea Capitol Journal

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