21st year/2nd at NCSU
- At age 42 years old Doeren is the youngest coach in the ACC.
- Brought in one of the nation's top recruiting classes in 2014 and saw his 2013 squad post its highest GPA ever.
- A 2012 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award finalist.
- Prior to NC State, led Northern Illinois to back-to-back MAC Championships and the first BCS bowl berth ever for a MAC team.
- He also coached in the Big Ten (Wisconsin), Big 12 (Kansas), Pac 12 (USC), Missouri Valley (Drake) and for the FCS national champion (Montana).
Graduated from Drake with a bachelor's degree in pre-medical biology and a master's in educational leadership.
Born in Shawnee Mission, Kansas on December 3, 1971. He and his wife Sara have three sons, Jacob (14), Luke
(12) and Connor (7).
A four-year letterwinner at Drake (1990-93), Doeren earned Academic All-America honors as a senior.
2012 Northern Illinois, 2011 Northern Illinois, 2010 Wisconsin, 2001 Montana, 2000 Montana.
DAVE DOEREN'S COACHING CAREER:
|1994||Shawnee Mission HS||Assistant Coach|| |
|1997||Drake||Defensive Coor./Linebackers||8-3|| |
|1998||USC||Graduate Assistant||8-5||Sun Bowl|| |
|1999||USC||Graduate Assistant||6-6|| |
|2000||Montana||Defensive Secondary||13-2||I-AA Runner-ups||Big Sky Champions|
|2001||Montana||Defensive Secondary||15-1||I-AA Champions||Big Sky Champions|
|2002||Kansas||LB/Recruiting Coor.||2-10|| |
|2003||Kansas||LB/Recruiting Coor.||6-7||Tangerine Bowl|| |
|2004||Kansas||LB/Recruiting Coor.||4-7|| |
|2005||Kansas||LB/Co-Def. Coor.||7-5||Ft. Worth Bowl|| |
|2006||Wisconsin||Co-Def. Coor./Recruiting Coor./LB||12-1||Capital One Bowl|| |
|2007||Wisconsin||Co-Def. Coor./Recruiting Coor./LB||9-4||Outback Bowl|| |
|2008||Wisconsin||Defensive Coor./LB||7-6||Champs Sports Bowl|| |
|2009||Wisconsin||Defensive Coor./LB||10-3||Champs Sports Bowl|| |
|2010||Wisconsin||Defensive Coor./LB||11-2||Rose Bowl||Big 10 Champions|
|2011||Northern Illinois ||Head Coach||11-3||GoDaddy.com Bowl||MAC Champions|
|2012||Northern Illinois ||Head Coach||12-1*||Orange Bowl*||MAC Champions|
|2013||NC State||Head Coach||3-9|| |
|2014||NC State||Head Coach|| |