UConn hires 2 assistant coaches
Connecticut football coach Randy Edsall has hired two new
assistants to work with the team’s defensive backs and tight
Darrell Perkins, who served for the past two seasons as the
defensive backs coach at Louisiana-Monroe, was hired Thursday to
the same position in Storrs. He replaces Scott Lakatos, who took a
similar position at Georgia.
Perkins, a former running back at Wyoming, also has coached at
Northern Colorado, Charleston Southern and Ferris State.
Tight ends coach Dave McMichael also left UConn last month for
the same job at West Virginia. He’s being replaced by UConn alum
Wholley, who also earned his master’s degree at UConn, was an
assistant coach and recruiting coordinator last year at