UAB hires line coach, names Brohm to run offense
UAB coach Garrick McGee has promoted Jeff Brohm to offensive
coordinator and hired John Peterson as offensive line coach.
McGee announced the staff changes Tuesday. Peterson spent the
past eight years as an assistant coach at Ohio State, where he
coached tight ends and was the Buckeyes’ recruiting coordinator
He was a starting guard for the Buckeyes in 1990 and a four-year
Brohm was hired last month to coach the Blazers quarterbacks. He
replaces Joe Gilbert, who left two weeks ago to become an assistant
coach for the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts.
McGee also promoted Jimmy Williams to assistant head coach, a
role previously held by Gilbert.