Dave Brock (American football)

Dave Brock
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Delaware
Conference CAA
Record 13−11
Biographical details
Born (1967-06-05) June 5, 1967
Playing career
Unknown Ferrum College
Position(s) Linebacker
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Salisbury (Asst.)
Western Connecticut State (RC/DB)
Salisbury (RC/DB)
Hofstra (RB)
Hofstra (RC/WR)
Hofstra (OC/WR)
Hofstra (Associate HC/OC)
Temple (OC/QB)
North Carolina (WR)
North Carolina (Asst. HC/RC)
Kansas State (WR)
Kansas State (OC/TE)
Boston College (TE)
Rutgers (OC/WR)
Head coaching record
Overall 13−11
Tournaments 0−0

David "Dave" Brock (born June 5, 1967) is an American football coach who is currently the head coach for the University of Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens football team.

Coaching career

After playing one season of college football for Ferrum College, Brock became an assistant coach for Salisbury University in 1988. He moved on to Western Connecticut State University in 1991 as the football team's recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach. After three seasons with Western Connecticut State, he went back to Salisbury to earn his bachelor's degree and work as the recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach in 1994. He was hired by Hofstra as a running backs coach in 1995. Brock was promoted to recruiting coordinator and wide receivers coach in 1997, offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach in 2000, and associate head coach and offensive coordinator in 2002. He spent the 2002 through 2004 seasons with the Temple Owls as the team's offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. In 2005 he was hired as North Carolina's wide receivers coach, and he was promoted to assistant head coach and recruiting coordinator in 2006. The Kansas State Wildcats hired him as the team's wide receivers coach in 2007, and he was promoted to offensive coordinator and tight ends coach in 2008. He was Boston College's tight ends coach from 2009 to 2011 before becoming the Rutgers Scarlet Knights offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach in 2012. He was hired as the head coach for Delaware on January 18, 2013.[1]

Head coaching record

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs TSN#
Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens (Colonial Athletic Association) (2013–present)
2013 Delaware 7−5 4−4 T−5th
2014 Delaware 6−6 4−4 T−5th
Delaware: 13−11 8−8
Total: 13−11
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
#Rankings from final Sports Network Poll.


  1. ^ McMurphy, Brett (January 18, 2013). "Delaware names Dave Brock coach". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2013-01-22. 

External links

  • Delaware profile
  • Rutgers profile
  • Boston College profile
  • Hofstra profile
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