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Tommy Bowden Quick Facts

Tommy Bowden Quick Facts

Head Coaching Record 78-42 in 10 seasons, 18-4 in two seasons at Tulane, 60-38 in eight seasons at Clemson

Coaching Experience Graduate assistant coach at West Virginia (1977) Defensive backs coach at Florida State (1978,79) Running backs coach at Auburn (1980) Tight ends coach at Florida State (1981,82) Quarterbacks coach at Duke (1983-84) Offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Duke (1985-86) Wide receivers coach at Alabama (1987-89) Offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach at Kentucky (1990) Offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach at Auburn (1991-96) Head coach at Tulane (1997,98) Head coach at Clemson (1999-present)

Playing Experience Wide receiver at West Virginia (1973-76)

Bowl Seasons as a Head Coach 1998 Liberty Bowl (did not coach in game) 1999 Peach Bowl 2001 Gator Bowl 2001 Humanitarian Bowl 2002 Tangerine Bowl 2004 Peach Bowl 2005 Champs Sports Bowl 2006 Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl

Bowl Seasons as an Assistant Coach 1980 Orange Bowl 1982 Gator Bowl 1988 Hall of Fame Bowl 1988 Sun Bowl 1990 Sugar Bowl 1996 Outback Bowl 1996 Independence Bowl

Bowl Participation as a Player 1975 Peach Bowl

Education B.S. degree in physical education with a minor in health from West Virginia in 1977

Personal Data Born July 10, 1954…married to the former Linda Joan White…the couple has a son (Ryan 25, a 2004 Clemson graduate and current law student at Regent University) and a daughter (Lauren 22, a senior at Clemson in 2006-07).