Dana Holgorsen’s Coaching Tree and History

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Dana Holgorsen Hot Seat Status:
Job is Extremely Safe

Dana Holgorsen
Head Coach at West Virginia

0-1
(0.000%)
Last Game: L 31-24 Virginia Tech



Dana Holgorsen has Coached at West Virginia Since 2011
46-32
(0.590%)

Grading West Virginia Football
2013
C+
4-8
2014
B+
7-6
2015
A-
8-5
2016
A
10-3
2017
F
0-1


Dana Holgorsen’s Coaching History
2017 West Virginia Season 0-1
2016 West Virginia Season 10-3
2015 West Virginia Season 8-5
2014 West Virginia Season 7-6
2013 West Virginia Season 4-8
2012 West Virginia Season 7-6
Alma Mater: Iowa Wesleyan

Dana Holgorsen Career Coaching Record
46-32
(0.590%)
See the Dana Holgorsen Coaching Tree Below

True Hiring Score (THS)
86/100

*Dana Holgorsen’s hot seat conversations start around 70
Dana Holgorsen was preceeded by Bill Stewart at West Virginia 6.1 seasons ago

2017 West Virginia Football Season: 0-1 (Expected: 8.6 wins | Grade: F)

80
Week 2 L 31-24 Virginia Tech
91.7
Week 1 Bye

2016 West Virginia Football Season: 10-3 (Expected: 8.1 wins | Grade: A)

275
Bowl Week L 31-14 Miami FL in the Russell Athletic Bowl
320
Week 14 W 24-21 Baylor
220
Week 13 W 49-19 Iowa State
200
Week 12 L 56-28 Oklahoma
220
Week 11 W 24-20 Texas
170
Week 10 W 48-21 Kansas
160
Week 9 L 37-20 Oklahoma State
175
Week 8 W 34-10 TCU
100
Week 7 W 48-17 Texas Tech
85
Week 6 Bye
85
Week 5 W 17-16 Kansas State
60
Week 4 W 35-32 BYU
40
Week 3 Bye
40
Week 2 W 38-21 Youngstown State
40
Week 1 W 26-11 Missouri

2015 West Virginia Football Season: 8-5 (Expected: 7.7 wins | Grade: A-)

100
Bowl Week W 43-42 Arizona State in the Cactus bowl
0
Week 15 Bye
0
Week 14 L 24-23 Kansas State
10
Week 13 W 30-6 Iowa State
2
Week 12 W 49-0 Kansas
0
Week 11 W 38-20 Texas
0
Week 10 W 31-26 Texas Tech
-5
Week 9 L 40-10 TCU
20
Week 8 Bye
20
Week 7 L 62-38 Baylor
30
Week 6 L 33-26 Oklahoma State
35
Week 5 L 44-24 Oklahoma
40
Week 4 W 45-6 Maryland
35
Week 3 Bye
35
Week 2 W 41-17 Liberty
35
Week 1 W 44-2 Georgia Southern

2014 West Virginia Football Season: 7-6 (Expected: wins | Grade: B+)

105
Bowl Week L 45-37 Texas A&M
105
Week 15 Did not play for Conference Championship
105
Week 14 W 37-24 Iowa State
95
Week 13 L 26-20 Kansas State
115
Week 12 Bye
115
Week 11 L 33-16 Texas
140
Week 10 L 31-30 Texas Christian
190
Week 9 W 34-10 Oklahoma State
180
Week 8 W 41-27 Baylor
30
Week 7 W 37-34 Texas Tech
10
Week 6 W 33-14 Kansas
5
Week 5 Bye
5
Week 4 L 45-33 Oklahoma
5
Week 3 W 40-37 Maryland
Week 2 W 54-0 Towson
Week 1 L 33-23 Alabama
Dana Holgorsen’s True Hiring Score: 86/100

2016 West Virginia Football Season: 10-3 (Expected: 8.1 wins | Grade: A)

Dana Holgorsen’s 2016 West Virginia Recruiting Class: Ranked 39 (Last year’s 2015 West Virginia Class: 35)
2016 West Virginia Season 10-3

2015 West Virginia Football Season: 8-5 (Expected: 7.7 wins | Grade: A-)

Dana Holgorsen’s 2015 West Virginia Recruiting Class: Ranked 35 (Last year’s 2014 West Virginia Class: 38)
2015 West Virginia Season 8-5

2014 West Virginia Football Season: 7-6 (Expected: 7.76 wins | Grade: B+)

Dana Holgorsen’s 2014 West Virginia Recruiting Class: Ranked 38 (Last year’s 2013 West Virginia Class: 31)
2014 West Virginia Season 7-6

2013 West Virginia Football Season: 4-8 (Expected: 7.0 wins | Grade: C+)

Dana Holgorsen’s 2013 West Virginia Recruiting Class: Ranked 31 (Last year’s 2012 West Virginia Class: 36)
2013 West Virginia Season 4-8

2012 West Virginia Football Season: 7-6

Dana Holgorsen’s 2016 West Virginia Recruiting Class: Ranked 36
2012 West Virginia Season 7-6

Dana Holgorsen has been the Head Coach at West Virginia for 6.1 Seasons




The Dana Holgorsen Coaching Tree

Where does Coach Holgorsen rank among the best coaches in Football?
How old is Dana Holgorsen? 46 Years Old
How much money does Dana Holgorsen make? Dana Holgorsen Salary: $2,900,000
Dana Holgorsen’s Coaching Tree is what essentially got Coach Holgorsen to the West Virginia coaching job in the first place. It will be interesting if West Virginia fans ever turn on Dana Holgorsen in this cutthroat day in age of college football.

What are your thoughts? Does Dana Holgorsen deserve a THS score of 86 based off of his performance as the Head Coach of the West Virginia football team?
Join the conversation, where does Dana Holgorsen rank amongst the West Virginia Coaching greats? Is Dana Holgorsen a future Hall of Fame Coach?

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