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    Bill Best
    Bill  Best

    Assistant Coach (OL)/Run Game Coordinator

    Alma Mater:
    Louisiana-Monroe, 2001

    Bill Best is in his first season as part of the SFA staff, taking over responsibility for the Lumberjacks' offensive line while serving as the run game coordinator.

    Best joins coach Conque in Nacogdoches after spending the past two seasons as the offensive line coach for Central Arkansas and will serve as the `Jacks run game coordinator. Previously, Best spent seven seasons at West Texas A&M, beginning his career with the Buffs in 2006 as a graduate assistant before being elevated to associate head coach and offensive line coach in 2007.

    He also spent two seasons as West Texas' offensive coordinator (2011-12). Best spent two seasons as the offensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator at Ranger College (2004-05) after beginning his coaching career spending four years working among the Louisiana high school ranks.

    Best was an offensive lineman and long snapper at Millsaps College and Louisiana-Monroe, earning his degree from ULM in 2001 before attaining his masters from West Texas A&M in 2007. Best and his wife, Jennifer, are the parents of twins Hannah and Brady.

    The Best File

    Hometown: Rayville, La.
    High School: Rayville
    Colleges: Louisiana-Monroe (2001); West Texas A&M (2007)
    Playing Experience: Offensive line starter and long snapper at Millsaps College and Louisiana-Monroe
    Family: Jennifer (wife); twins Hannah and Brady

    Coaching Experience
    2012-13: Central Arkansas • Offensive line
    2006-11: West Texas A&M • Associate head coach/offensive coordinator
    2004-05: Ranger College • Offensive coordinator/recruiting coordinator
    2002-03: Farmerville (La.) High School • Offensive coordinator
    2001: Delhi (La.) High School • Offensive line