Ken Hatfield

Ken Hatfield coached at the United States Air Force Academy from 1979-1983, where he quickly turned a struggling program around. By 1983 the Falcons were ranked 13th in the country by the Coaches’ Poll and 15th in the AP Poll earning Hatfield the Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year honors. Hatfield left the Air Force Academy to coach at his alma mater Arkansas from 1984-1989. He left Arkansas to coach at Clemson from 1990-1993 and ended his coaching tenure at Rice in 2005.