Past Recipients 2009

Assistant Coach School Div. Award Amount
Burton Burns University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Curt Cignetti University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Bo Davis University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Jim McElwain University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Joe Pendry University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Kirby Smart University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Sal Sunseri University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
Bobby Williams University of Alabama FBS Champ $1,000.00
James Willis Texas Tech FBS Champ $1,000.00
Dick Bumpas Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Eddie Williamson Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Justin Fuente Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Jarrett Anderson Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Chad Glasgow Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Rusty Burns Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Dan Sharp Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Clay Jennings Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Tony Tademy Texas Christian Univeristy FBS COTY $1,000.00
Mark Ferrante Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Sam Venuto Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Mark Rearden Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Brian Flinn Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Darrius Smith Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Clint Wiley Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
David Riede Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Bill Crocker Villanova University FCS Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Will Wagner Northwest Missouri State II Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Scott Bostwick Northwest Missouri State II Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Adam Dorrel Northwest Missouri State II Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Charlie Flohr Northwest Missouri State II Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Rich Wright Northwest Missouri State II Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Brian Borland University of Wisconsin-Whitewater III Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Jim Zebrowski University of Wisconsin-Whitewater III Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Steve Dinkel University of Wisconsin-Whitewater III Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Ryan Grubb University of Sioux Falls NAIA Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Ross Cimpl University of Sioux Falls NAIA Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Jon Anderson University of Sioux Falls NAIA Champ/COTY $1,500.00
Mike MacIntyre San Jose State University FBS ACOTY $1,000.00
Mark Speir Appalachian State FCS ACOTY $1,000.00
David Needs Carson-Newman College II ACOTY $1,000.00
Jeff Thomas University of Redlands III ACOTY $1,000.00
Josh Gehring Morningside College NAIA ACOTY $1,000.00
James Drewry Booneville High School (Miss.) H.S. Power Of Influ. $1,000.00
“Coach George Smith is not only an influence on young people, but the influence is multiplied many times in the beliefs of the young people he helped mold into amazing human beings. George is an outstanding coach, but more importantly, he is an outstanding gentleman.” —Tina Jones, Principal of St. Thomas Aquinas High School