College football coach who took over as the head coach of the Texas A&M Aggies in 2012 and was named SEC Coach of the Year in his first season. He was previously voted Conference USA Coach of the Year in 2009 and 2011 as the head football coach at the University of Houston.
He played football, basketball and hockey at Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School in Indianapolis, Indiana. He later attended Purdue University, where he was teammates with future NFL greats like Ron Woodson.
Under his leadership, the Aggies became the first SEC team ever to post more than 7,000 yards in total offense in a single season.
He married a woman named Charlene and has children named Jackson, Joey, Shelby and Courtney.
He coached Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel to a Heisman Trophy win.