Coach of the Year Award Winners

Year
Name
Team
2013
Gus Malzahn
Auburn
2012
Brian Kelly
Notre Dame
2011
Mike Gundy
Oklahoma State
2010
Chip Kelly
Oregon
2009
Gary Patterson
TCU
2008
Nick Saban
Alabama
2007
Mark Mangino
Kansas
2006
Greg Schiano
Rutgers
2005
Charlie Weis
Notre Dame
2004
Urban Meyer
Utah
2003
Nick Saban
LSU
2002
Jim Tressel
Ohio State
2001
Ralph Friedgen
Maryland
2000
Bob Stoops
Oklahoma
1999
Frank Beamer
Virginia Tech
1998
Phil Fulmer
Tennessee
1997
Mike Price
Washington State
1996
Bruce Snyder
Arizona State
1995
Gary Barnett
Northwestern
1994
Rich Brooks
Oregon
1993
Terry Bowden
Auburn
1992
Gene Stallings
Alabama
1991
Don James
Washington
1990
Bobby Ross
Georgia Tech
1989
Bill McCartney
Colorado
1988
Lou Holtz
Notre Dame
1987
Dick MacPherson
Syracuse
1986
Joe Paterno
Penn State
1985
Fisher DeBerry
Air Force
1984
LaVell Edwards
BYU
1983
Howard Schnellenberger
Miami
1982
Joe Paterno
Penn State
1981
Danny Ford
Clemson
1980
Vince Dooley
Georgia
1979
Earle Bruce
Ohio State
1978
Joe Paterno
Penn State
1977
Lou Holtz
Arkansas
1976
Johnny Majors
Pittsburgh
1975
Woody Hayes
Ohio State
1974
Grant Teaff
Baylor
1973
Johnny Majors
Pittsburgh
1972
John McKay
USC
1971
Bob Devaney
Nebraska
1970
Alex Agase
Northwestern
1969
Bo Schembechler
Michigan
1968
Woody Hayes
Ohio State
1967
John Pont
Indiana
1966
Tom Cahill
Army
1965
Duffy Daugherty
Michigan State
1964
Ara Parseghian
Notre Dame
1963
Darrell Royal
Texas
1962
John McKay
USC
1961
Darrell Royal
Texas
1960
Murray Warmath
Minnesota
1959
Ben Schwartzwalder
Syracuse
1958
Paul Dietzel
LSU
1957
Woody Hayes
Ohio State