PULLMAN – Dave Ungerer has joined the Washington State University football staff as special teams/running backs coach. Ungerer comes to Pullman after serving the past year at Elon College in North Carolina.
“We are very fortunate to have Dave join our staff,” head coach Paul Wulff said. “He has a tremendous knowledge of the game, is a great communicator and motivator, and his reputation as a special teams coach is second to none."
Last season Elon posted a 9-3 record, advancing to the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
From 2007-08 Ungerer served as the special teams coach at Oregon State University. Prior to Oregon State Ungerer spent four seasons at the University of Alabama as the special teams and tight ends coach, working alongside WSU’s current assistant head coach/co-defensive coordinator Chris Ball.
Ungerer’s first stint in the Pac-10 came in 2002 when he spent one season as the special teams/tight ends coach at the University of California.
Ungerer has also coached at Lehigh, Maryland, Holy Cross, Davidson College, Northeastern University and served as a graduate assistant at Rutgers.