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Gus Malzahn

Football Player and Coach
Male
Born Oct 28, 1965
Age 50
Hometown Irving, Texas
Other Names Malzahn, Arthur G...

Gus Malzahn is an American football coach and former player. He is the current head football coach at Arkansas State University, a position he assumed in December 2011. From 2009 to 2011, Malzahn served as the offensive coordinator at Auburn University. In 2010, a season in which the Auburn Tigers won the national championship, Malzahn received the Broyles Award, which recognizes the top assistant coach in college football.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1965 Birth Born on October 28, 1965.

TEENAGE

1984 18 Years Old Malzahn graduated from Fort Smith Christian High School in Fort Smith, Arkansas in 1984 and was a walk-on receiver at Arkansas under then-head coach Ken Hatfield in 1984 and 1985 before transferring to Henderson State University located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, where he was a two-year letterman (1988, '89) and earned his bachelor's degree in physical education in 1990.

TWENTIES

1991 25 Years Old Malzahn got his start as the defensive coordinator at Hughes High School in 1991.
1992 26 Years Old He became head coach in 1992 and in 1994 Hughes reached the state championship game with an upset of Pine Bluff Dollarway. … Read More

THIRTIES

1996 30 Years Old 1 More Event
Malzahn's success at Hughes and his wide-open attack landed him a head coaching position at Shiloh Christian in 1996.
1998 - 2001 2 More Events
2002 36 Years Old Malzahn led his squad to the state title game in only his second season in 2002. … Read More
He led the program to two state championship game appearances in his last four years, winning the title in 2005.

FORTIES

2006 40 Years Old Malzahn was part of the Razorbacks 2006 season in which they won the SEC Western Division championship. … Read More
In January 2007, Malzahn received an offer from the University of Tulsa and his friend, new head coach Todd Graham. … Read More
2008 42 Years Old Malzahn was named the offensive coordinator at Auburn University by first year head coach Gene Chizik on December 28, 2008. … Read More
2009 43 Years Old During the 2009 season, Auburn's offense under Malzahn, produced 120 plays of 15 yards or more, nearly doubling the 62 compiled in 2008.
…  In 2010, a season in which the Auburn Tigers won the national championship, Malzahn received the Broyles Award, which recognizes the top assistant coach in college football.
…  He is the current head football coach at Arkansas State University, a position he assumed in December 2011.
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