Turner releases star-studded lineup for C-N Football Championship Coaching Clinic


JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman head football coach Mike Turner has unveiled a star-studded lineup of speakers from the NFL, NCAA and area high schools  for the Carson-Newman football coaching clinic March 10-12 at the Music Road Hotel in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

Keynote speakers include Ole Miss Head Coach Hugh Freeze, recently retired New York Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey, Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen, recently retired Clemson associate head coach Dan Brooks and Colorado head coach Mike MacIntyre.

State title winning high school coaches Eddie Courtney of Farraguts and Jeff Herron of Grayson High School (Loganville, Ga.) will also appear. 

Attendees should make reservations with the Music Road Hotel at 1-800-429-7700 or email resv@musicroadhospitality.com.  A credit card will hold the room; it will not be charged until after the clinic.  Please reference the Carson-Newman Coaching Clinic when making reservations. 

Call 865-471-3466 to sign-up.  The cost is 40 dollars per couple (coach and wife pre-registered). Checks can be mailed in advance to Carson-Newman Football Clinic, 904 E. Mountcastle St., Jefferson City, TN 37760.   

Keynote speakers: 

Hugh Freeze – Ole Miss 

Chan Gailey – NY Jets

Clyde Christensen – Miami Dolphins

Dan Brooks – Clemson University

Mike MacIntyre – Colorado Buffaloes

Eddie Courtney – Farragut H.S. / TN State Champions

Jeff Herron – Grayson H.S. / GA State Champions

Ken Smith / Ken Smith Ministries


Legends Speakers:

Fred Goldsmith – Former Coach at Duke and Lenoir-Rhyne

Dal Shealy - Former Coach at Mars Hill & C-N / Former FCA President

Jerry Moore – Former Coach at Appalachian State

Richard Bell – Former H.S. coach and Def. Coach at Univ. SC.


Wives Session:

Toby & Cari Trotter (Speaker & Author)

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