MEDIA: Meet Coach Highsmith
MEDIA: Meet Coach Highsmith
Friday, March 10, 2017

MARSHALL, Texas - Earlier this week new East Texas Baptist University football coach Scott Highsmith met the East Texas media. Highsmith also sat down and talked to ETBU Assistant Athletic Director for Communications Adam P. Ledyard and talked about the program. Below is information on Coach Highsmith.

WHAT THEY ARE SAYING

“Scott is an awesome hire for East Texas Baptist. He has all the qualities your looking for in a Head Coach. First he is a man of high character and he is an excellent football coach. The young men he coaches will enjoy playing for him.”

 MIKE MACINTYRE - University of Colorado Head Coach

 

“Coach Highsmith is a great leader of young men, a teacher of life, And embodies what ETBU is as an institution.”

 MASON MILLER - University of Nevada-Reno Offensive Line Coach

 

“I’m proud for my friend Scott Highsmith. He’s a great coach and recruiter and even better person. ETBU made a very wise decision.”

HAL MUMME - Belhaven University Head Coach

 

COACHING STOPS

East Texas Baptist University

2015-16 (WR/passing game coordinator)

 

Southeastern Oklahoma State

2013-14 (QB/recruiting coach)

 

McMurry University

2011-12 (RB/director of operations)

 

Southeastern Louisiana University

2005-06 (offensive coordinator/QB)

 

Belhaven University

2003-04 (head coach)

2001-02 (offensive coordinator/QB)

   

University of Kentucky

1999-00 (WR/RB)

 

NFL PLAYERS

Ty Warren

New England Patriots

1988

 

Darius Johnson

Denver broncos

1990

 

James Whalen

dallas cowboys

1999

 

BOWL GAMES

Music City Bowl

Kentucky - 1999

 

Live United Bowl

SE Oklahoma State - 2013

 

Heart of Texas Bowl

McMurry Unviersity - 2011