John L. Smith

Prior to his first season at Weber State, John L. Smith was hired by Arkansas after the Razorbacks fired Bobby Petrino in the wake of his scandal. ┬áSmith signed a 10-month contract, signifying he would only be in Fayetteville on an interim basis. ┬áSmith’s previous coaching stops include Idaho, Utah State, Louisville and Michigan State.

Coaching HistoryTeamYears
Head CoachFort Lewis Skyhawks2013-Present
Head CoachArkansas Razorbacks2012
Head CoachAlabama Crimson Tide2001-2002
Head CoachWeber St. Wildcats2012
Special Teams CoordinatorArkansas Razorbacks2009-2011
Head CoachMichigan St. Spartans2003-2006
Head CoachLouisville Cardinals1998-2002
Head CoachUtah St. Aggies1995-1997
Head CoachIdaho Vandals1989-1994
Defensive CoordinatorWashington St. Cougars1987-1988
Defensive CoordinatorWyoming Cowboys1986
Defensive CoordinatorIdaho Vandals1982-1985
Defensive CoordinatorNevada Wolfpack1977-1981
Assistant CoachMontana Grizzlies1972-1976
Graduate AssistantWeber St. Wildcats1971