Bryan Harsin reportedly adding veteran coach to Auburn staff
Bryan Harsin is reportedly adding an experienced coach to his Auburn staff.
According to John Brice of FootballScoop, Roc Bellantoni will join Harsin’s AU staff as an analyst.
Bellantoni has been in coaching since the 1990s, working on both sides of the ball. His first gig was in the high school ranks at Mamaroneck in New York (1993-94). In 1995 he made the jump to college coaching, joining the Buena Vista University staff and has remained at the college level since.
In 2020, Bellantoni joined the Utah State staff as special teams coordinator and tight ends coach. His recent also includes stints at Washington State (2019), Buffalo (2017-18), Florida Atlantic (2014-16) and Villanova (2012-13). From 2001-11, Bellantoni was at Eastern Illinois in a variety of roles, including two games as acting head coach in 2007.