Mike Yurcich - Nittany Lion Quick Gameby Lauren's First and Goal
Penn State Offensive Coordinator Mike Yurcich shares the Nittany Lion Quick Game. In this course, he explains why they utilize the stick concept and its versatility and advantages in attacking the defense.
He teaches all aspects of the routes for stick, the quarterback thought process, and variations like Empty Stick Slant, Empty Slot Option, 3x1 TB Option, and 3x1 TB Free Release.
The Stick is a versatile play that can be taught and utilized in any offense.
Mike Yurcich | Offensive Coordinator | Penn State
Mike Yurchich has an impressive track record in his time in the FBS. Since 2013, Yurcich’s offenses have scored 50 or more points 27 times and 40 or more points 57 times (44.5 percent of games coached), both of which are tops among FBS offensive coordinators since 2013. His teams average 58.5 touchdowns per year.
Prior to his first FBS job at Oklahoma State, Yurchich served as the offensive coordinator at the Division II level at Shippensburg University and Edinboro University following the start of his career at St. Francis (IN).
Year by Year
2021-pres. – Penn State (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks)
2020 – Texas (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks)
2019 – Ohio State (passing game coordinator/quarterbacks)
2013-18 – Oklahoma State (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks)
2011-12 – Shippensburg (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks)
2006-10 – Edinboro (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks/wide receivers)
2005 – Edinboro (quarterbacks/wide receivers)
2003-04 – Indiana (graduate assistant)
2002 – Saint Francis (Ind.) (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks)
2000-01 – Saint Francis (Ind.) (quarterbacks/junior varsity)
1999 – Saint Francis (Ind.) (running backs)