Building Culture- Newberry Footballby South Carolina
In this course, Coach Todd Knight talks about Newberry's trip to the second round of the NCAA playoffs and what it took to get there!
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Todd Knight - Head Coach - Newberry
Todd Knight enters his 13th year at the helm of the Newberry program in the 2021 season, having made his mark as one of the most successful coaches in program history. Knight signed a contract extension at the end of the 2021 season to continue leading the Wolves through the 2025 season.
His 80-60 overall record makes him the winningest coach in school history, a feat which he accomplished with his 73rd win in a 24-19 contest over Tusculum in front of the home crowd on September 25, 2021, remaining the only 40-game winner with a winning record in the 105 years of Newberry football. The 2016 and 2021 South Atlantic Conference Coach of the Year has a .571 winning percentage, good for second in school history among coaches with 10 or more games at the helm.
- 4 playoff appearances (2013, 2015, 2016, 2021)
- 2016 and 2021 South Atlantic Conference championship
- 2016 and 2021 SAC Coach of the Year
- 5th in SAC history in career wins, 4th in SAC history in conference wins.
- 4 former players have played in the NFL since 2014
- In his head coaching career at Newberry, has coached:
- 1 Harlon Hill Trophy finalist
- 3 SAC Players of the Year
- 19 All-American selections
- 43 All-Region selections
- 95 All-SAC selections
- 5 National Players of the Week
- 42 SAC Players of the Week
- 3 CoSIDA Academic All-America selections
- 26 CoSIDA Academic All-District selections