Paul Rhoads

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Birthday
2, 1967
Birthplace
Nevada, IA
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
2, 1967 (age 53)
Birthplace
Nevada, IA

About

Replaced Gene Chizik as head coach of Iowa State's football team in 2009.

Before Fame

He was the defensive coordinator for Pitt, helping to establish the best team defense since 1980, and had a somewhat successful stint with the Auburn Tigers.

Trivia

Battling the perception that Iowa State is always just a stepping stone to the national championship, he signed a 10 year contract to coach the team through 2021.

Family Life

He was born in Nevada, Iowa.

Associated With

Fred Hoiberg became another popular Iowa State coach, leading the basketball team to multiple NCAA tournaments.