[PAST EVENT] Sundial Series: Before the Game with Coach Laycock

October 26, 2012
2pm - 2:50pm
Alumni House, Leadership Hall
Free event

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Jimmye Laycock has served ashead football coachat theCollege of William & Marysince 1980. Laycock graduated from William & Mary in 1970 and played quarterback under legendary coachesMarv LevyandLou Holtz. Prior to taking over the Tribe head coaching position, Laycock coached at Newport News High School,Clemson University,The Citadel, and theUniversity of Memphis.

Laycock has been the most successful head coach in the history ofWilliam & Mary Tribe football, leading the team to 20 winning seasons and 10 post-season appearances (through the 2009 season), including a 48-34 loss in the Division I-AA national semifinal to theJames Madison Dukesin2004, who defeated the Montana Grizzlies to win the National Championship the following week. After a win against theSouthern Illinois Salukisin theFCSnational quarterfinals on December 5, 2009, Laycock recorded his 200th win as the Tribe's head coach—the 13th coach in FCS history to reach that mark.

On June 21, 2008, William & Mary officially opened its state-of-the-art football facility which was named after him. It is called theJimmye Laycock Football Centerand it sits adjacent toZable Stadium.

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