Sonny Dykes’s Coaching Tree and History

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Sonny Dykes
Head Coach at California

2017 Season: 0-0
(.000%)
Last Game: Did not make a Bowl Game in 2016



19-30
(0.388%)
Sonny Dykes has Coached at California Since 2013


2017 California Season 0-0
2016 California Season 5-7
2015 California Season 8 – 5
2014 California Season 5 – 7
2013 California Season 1 – 11
2012 Louisiana Tech Season 9-3
Alma Mater: Texas Tech


41-45
(0.477%)
Sonny Dykes Career Coaching Record
See the Sonny Dykes Coaching Tree Below

True Hiring Score (THS)
85/100

*Sonny Dykes’s hot seat conversations start around 70
Sonny Dykes was preceeded by Jeff Tedford at California 4.0 seasons ago

2015 California Football Season: 8-5 (Expected: 5.2 wins | Grade: A)

0
Preseason
0
Week 1 W 73-14 Grambling State
0
Week 2 W 35-7 San Diego State
15
Week 3 W 45-44 Texas
25
Week 4 W 30-24 Washington
25
Week 5 W 34-28 Washington State
25
Week 6 L 30-24 Utah
25
Week 7 Bye
0
Week 8 L 40-24 UCLA
-75
Week 9 L 27-21 Southern California
-75
Week 10 L 44-28 Oregon
-70
Week 11 W 54-24 Oregon State
-200
Week 12 L 35-22 Stanford
-100
Week 13 W 48-46 Arizona State
-100
Week 14 Bye
-100
Week 15 Bye
-50
Bowl Week W 55-36 Air Force in the Armed Forces bowl

2016 California Football Season: 5-7 (Expected: 6.2 wins | Grade: B-)

Preseason
-15
Week 1 W 51-31 Hawaii
-35
Week 2 L 45-40 San Diego State
10
Week 3 W 50-43 Texas
-10
Week 4 L 51-41 Arizona State
15
Week 5 W 28-23 Utah
0
Week 6 L 47-44 Oregon State
0
Week 7 Bye
40
Week 8 W 52-49 Oregon
-10
Week 9 L 45-24 Southern California
-25
Week 10 L 66-27 Washington
-30
Week 11 L 56-21 Washington State
-180
Week 12 L 45-31 Stanford
-30
Week 13 W 36-10 UCLA
-30
Week 14 Did not play for Conference Championship
-30
Bowl Week Did not make a Bowl Game in 2016
Sonny Dykes’s True Hiring Score: 85/100

2016 California Football Season: 5-7 (Expected: 6.2 wins | Grade: B-)

Sonny Dykes’s 2016 California Recruiting Class: Ranked (Last year’s 2015 California Class: 34)
2016 California Season 5-7

2015 California Football Season: 8-5 (Expected: 5.2 wins | Grade: A)

Sonny Dykes’s 2015 California Recruiting Class: Ranked 34 (Last year’s 2014 California Class: 54)
2015 California Season 8 – 5

2014 California Football Season: 5-7 (Expected: 4.64 wins | Grade: B+)

Sonny Dykes’s 2014 California Recruiting Class: Ranked 54 (Last year’s 2013 California Class: 40)
2014 California Season 5 – 7

2013 California Football Season: 1-11 (Expected: 4.2 wins | Grade: D+)

Sonny Dykes’s 2013 California Recruiting Class: Ranked 40 (Last year’s 2012 Louisiana Tech Class: 100)
2013 California Season 1 – 11

2012 California Football Season: 9-3

Sonny Dykes’s 2016 California Recruiting Class: Ranked 100
2012 Louisiana Tech Season 9-3

Sonny Dykes has been the Head Coach at California for 4.0 Seasons




The Sonny Dykes Coaching Tree

Where does Coach Dykes rank among the best coaches in Football?
How old is Sonny Dykes? 47 Years Old
How much money does Sonny Dykes make? Sonny Dykes Salary: $2,825,000
Sonny Dykes’s Coaching Tree is what essentially got Coach Dykes to the California coaching job in the first place. It will be interesting if California fans ever turn on Sonny Dykes in this cutthroat day in age of college football.

What are your thoughts? Does Sonny Dykes deserve a THS score of 85 based off of his performance as the Head Coach of the California football team?
Join the conversation, where does Sonny Dykes rank amongst the California Coaching greats? Is Sonny Dykes a future Hall of Fame Coach?

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