Jay Hill (American football)

Last updated
Jay Hill
Current position
Title Defensive Coordinator
Team BYU Cougars
Conference Big 12
Biographical details
Born (1975-03-16) March 16, 1975 (age 47)
Lehi, Utah
Playing career
1996–1997 Ricks JC
1998–1999 Utah
Position(s) Cornerback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2001–2003 Utah (GA)
2004Utah (AA)
2005–2006Utah (CB/co-STC)
2007–2009Utah (TE/STC)
2010–2011Utah (CB/STC)
2012Utah (RB/STC)
2013Utah (TE/STC)
2014–2022 Weber State
2022–present BYU (AHC/DC)
Head coaching record
Overall68–39
Tournaments6–6 (NCAA D-I playoffs)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
4 Big Sky (2017–2020)
Awards
Big Sky Coach of the Year (2020)

Jay Leroy Hill (born March 16, 1975) is an American football coach who currently serves as the associate head coach and defensive coordinator at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. [1] He was previously head coach at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah and an assistant coach at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. [2] He left Weber State as the program's all-time winningest head coach. [3]

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Personal life

Hill is married to the former Sara Kern. They have four children: Ashtyn, Alayna, Allie and Jacob. Hill earned a bachelor's degree in Spanish in 2000 from the University of Utah and earned his master's degree in ESS/Sports Psychology from the University of Utah in 2005. [4]

Head coaching record

YearTeamOverallConferenceStandingBowl/playoffs STATS#Coaches°
Weber State Wildcats (Big Sky Conference)(2014–2022)
2014 Weber State 2–102–6T–10th
2015 Weber State 6–55–3T–4th
2016 Weber State 7–56–23rdL NCAA Division I First Round 2524
2017 Weber State 11–37–1T–1stL NCAA Division I Quarterfinal 55
2018 Weber State 10–37–1T–1stL NCAA Division I Quarterfinal 66
2019 Weber State 11–47–1T–1stL NCAA Division I Semifinal 33
2020 Weber State 5–15–01stL NCAA Division I First Round 33
2021 Weber State 6–55–3T–5th
2022 Weber State 10–36–2T–3rdL NCAA Division I Second Round
Weber State:68–3950–19
Total:68–39
      National championship        Conference title        Conference division title or championship game berth

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References

  1. https://www.ksl.com/article/50533858/byu-reportedly-taps-weber-states-jay-hill-as-next-defensive-coordinator
  2. "Weber State hires Utah's Hill as new coach". 12 December 2013.
  3. https://www.deseret.com/2022/12/6/23497742/report-weber-state-coach-jay-hill-to-be-named-byus-new-defensive-coordinator-wednesday
  4. "Jay Hill named Weber State head football coach - Weber State Wildcats Official Athletics Site - WeberStateSports.com". Archived from the original on 2016-06-01. Retrieved 2014-01-08.