Frank Solich, Ohio University
AFCA: Named to Board of Trustees in 2008. Serving as Second Vice
President in 2017
Current Coaching Position: Begins the 2017 season at Ohio University with a 12-year record of 88-67 at Ohio, 17-year career record of 146-86 at Ohio and Nebraska ... In 2016, led the Bobcats to an 8-6 record, a share of the Mid-American Conference East Division title and a trip to the Dollar General Bowl ... In 2015, he led the Bobcats to a 8-5 record and a trip to the Camellia Bowl ... In 2014, he led the Bobcats to a 6-6 record ... Led the Bobcats to a 7-6 record and an appearance in the Beef ‘O’Brady’s Bowl in 2013 ... In 2012, took the Ohio to a 9-4 mark and a Advocare V100 Independence Bowl Victory… Guided the Bobcats to a 10-4 record, the Mid-American Conference (MAC) East Division title and a victory in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in 2011 ... Led Ohio to an 8-5 record and an appearance in the New Orleans Bowl in 2010 ... Guided the Bobcats to an overall record of 9-5 with an appearance in the MAC Championship as well as the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl in 2009 ... Led the Bobcats to the MAC East Division title and a berth in the GMAC Bowl in 2006 ... Earned MAC Coach of the Year honors in 2006.
Previous Experience: University of Nebraska head coach 1998-2003 (58-19) ... Led Nebraska to a 12-1 record and the Big 12 title in 1999 ... Led the Huskers to a 33-5 record from 1999-2001 along with a berth in the national championship game following the 2001 season ... Big 12 Coach of the Year in 1999 and 2001 ... University of Nebraska assistant head coach 1991-1997 ... University of Nebraska runningbacks coach 1982-1990 ... University of Nebraska Freshman coach 1979-1983.
Personal: Born: September 8, 1944 ... B.S. from Nebraska 1966 ... Master's of Education from Nebraska, 1972 ... Wife: Pamela ... Children: Cindy and Jeff.
Frank Solich Year-by-Year:
|1999||Nebraska*||12-1||Tostitos Fiesta Bowl|
|2009||Ohio^||9-5||Little Caesars Pizza Bowl|
|2010||Ohio||8-5||R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl|
|2011||Ohio^||10-4||Famous Idaho Potato Bowl|
|2012||Ohio||9-4||Advocare V100 Independence Bowl|
|2013||Ohio||7-6||Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl|
|2016||Ohio^||8-6||Dollar General Bowl|
*- Big 12 champions
^-MAC East Division champions
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