UNC Football Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Larry Fedora took over as the Tar Heel head coach prior to the 2012 season.   FULL BIO
Larry Fedora
Chris Kapilovic
Associate Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator/OL Coach
Chris Kapilovic enters his fifth season on the UNC staff. He was promoted to offensive coordinator in 2016.   FULL BIO
Gunter Brewer
Co-Offensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers/Recruiting Coordinator
Gunter Brewer enters his 10th overall season in Chapel Hill and fifth un­der head coach Larry Fedora as the Tar Heels' co-offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach.   FULL BIO
Keith Heckendorf
Passing Game Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach
Keith Heckendorf joined the North Carolina football staff in 2014 as the Tar Heels' quarterbacks coach.   FULL BIO
Deke Adams
Defensive Line Coach
Deke Adams, who was a member of Larry Fedora's initial coaching staff at North Carolina, returned to Chapel Hill as the Tar Heels' defensive line coach in January. Adams coached the UNC defensive line in 2012 and also spent three years with Fedora at Southern Miss from 2009-11.   FULL BIO
Mike Ekeler
Linebackers Coach
Mike Ekeler joined the UNC staff in 2017 as the linebackers coach.    FULL BIO
Lou Hernandez
Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for Football
Lou Hernandez is in his third season as North Carolina's head football strength and conditioning coach.   FULL BIO
Terry Joseph
Defensive Backs Coach
Terry Joseph, who spent the last three seasons at Texas A&M, joined the North Carolina program as defensive backs coach in January.   FULL BIO
John Papuchis
Defensive Coordinator
John Papuchis (pronounced puh-POO-chis) joined the Carolina defensive staff in 2015.   FULL BIO
DeAndre Smith
Running Backs Coach
DeAndre Smith joined the UNC football staff as running backs coach in February 2017.   FULL BIO
Chad Scott
Tight Ends Coach
Chad Scott is in his first season as tight ends/hybrids coach. A 2004 graduate of UNC, Scott was hired in January.   FULL BIO
Jarrod James
Offensive Graduate Assistant
UNC alum Jarrod James joined the Carolina coaching staff as an offensive graduate assistant in 2016.   FULL BIO
Rod Ojong
Defensive Graduate Assistant
Rod Ojong joined the coaching staff as a defensive graduate assistant in 2016.    FULL BIO
Corey Holliday
Associate Athletic Director
Corey Holliday joined the UNC staff in 2001 and serves as Associate Athletic Director for Football Administration.   FULL BIO
Clay Browning
Quality Control
Clay Browning, a 2012 UNC graduate, works as a football player development assistant.    FULL BIO
Kynjee' Cotton
Quality Control
Kynjee' Cotton joined the UNC football program in 2016.   FULL BIO
Tony Gilbert
Defensive Quality Control
Tony Gilbert became a member of the North Carolina football staff as a defensive quality control assistant in 2015.    FULL BIO
Annie Hanson
Director of On-Campus Recruiting
Annie Hanson joined the UNC football program as the Director of On-Campus Recruiting in 2015.    FULL BIO
Zach Hanson
Graduate Assistant Coach - Special Teams/Tight Ends
A former offensive line standout at Kansas State, Hanson joined the UNC coaching staff in 2016.   FULL BIO
Joe Haydon
Director of Football Operations
Joe Haydon joined the UNC staff in 2004 and serves as the football team's director of operations.   FULL BIO
Ochuko Jenije
Director Student-Athlete Development
Ochuko Jenije joined the football program as the team's director of student-athlete development in 2015.   FULL BIO
Rory Pommerening
Director of Player Personnel
Rory Pommerening was named the team's director of player personnel in 2013.   FULL BIO
Jason Tudryn
Director of High School Relations
Jason Tudryn was named Carolina's Director of High School Relations in 2014.   FULL BIO
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