Weber State picks Utah assistant as head coach
Weber State has chosen Utah assistant Jay Hill as its new head
Hill was introduced Thursday in Ogden as the 11th coach in the
school’s history. He replaces Jody Sears, who was fired after going
just 4-19 in his two seasons.
Hill has been at Utah for the past 13 years. He spent the first
four years as a graduate and administrative assistant under Urban
Meyer and Ron McBride. He was a full-time assistant the last nine
years, working as the special teams coordinator.
The 38-year-old Hill is from Lehi, Utah, and was a junior
college All-American cornerback at Ricks Junior College before
playing two years at the University of Utah.
Hill is regarded as an excellent recruiter.