Georgia hires legendary coach Frank Beamer's son to join coaching staff
Kirby Smart is busy getting Alabama’s defense ready for the national championship game on Monday, but he continues to add to his future staff in Athens.
This particular assistant has a recognizable last name.
Shane Beamer, son of long-time Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, will coach tight ends and special teams for the Bulldogs, according to ESPN’s Chris Low.
Kirby Smart gets a good one in Shane Beamer, who will coach tight ends and oversee special teams on Georgia's staff.
— Chris Low (@ClowESPN) January 5, 2016
The hire comes just a couple days after Smart added three assistants to his staff: wide receivers coach James Coley, running backs coach Dell McGee and recruiting director Marshall Malchow.