Patrick Higgins (American football)

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Patrick Higgins
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1963-11-11) November 11, 1963 (age 54)
Pendleton, New York
Alma mater William Penn University
Playing career
1982–1985 William Penn
Position(s) Quarterback, defensive back
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1989 St. Cloud State (WR)
1990 Quincy (IL) (OC)
1991 Quincy (IL) (DC)
1992 William Penn
1993 St. Andrews Prep
1994–1996 Shepherd (OC/QB/WR/ST)
1997 Columbia (RB)
1998–1999 UTEP (WR)
2000–2003 UTEP (OC)
2004 Louisiana Tech (TE/ST)
2005–2010 BYU (OWR/ST)
2011–2012 Purdue (WR)
2012 Purdue (Interim HC)
2013–2015 UTEP (OC/QB)
2016–present Virginia (football analyst)
Head coaching record
Overall 1–10
Bowls 0–1

Patrick Joseph Higgins (born November 11, 1963) is an American football coach and former player. Higgins currently works as a football analyst for the Virginia Cavaliers football team. He is the former offensive coordinator for the UTEP Miners football team. He was the interim head coach for Purdue University during the 2013 Heart of Dallas Bowl.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
William Penn Statesmen (Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1992)
1992 William Penn 1–9[2] 1–7[2]
William Penn: 1–9 1–7
Purdue Boilermakers (Big Ten Conference) (2012)
2012 Purdue 0–1 L Heart of Dallas
Purdue: 0–1
Total: 1–10


  1. ^ Rittenberg, Adam (November 25, 2012). "Purdue fires coach Danny Hope". Retrieved November 25, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Final 1992 Division III Cumulative Football Statistics Report" (PDF). Retrieved November 25, 2012. 

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