“Randy Clements has a amazing resume crammed with quantifiable benefits coaching offensive linemen,” FSU mentor Willie Taggart explained in a information launch. “He has demonstrated to be a successful instructor and knows specifically how we want to work in this offense. I am happy for our student-athletes to study from him, and I’m enthusiastic about him joining our employees as we proceed to construct a championship culture at Florida Condition.”
Clements arrives in with an comprehensive coaching résumé spanning 30 a long time. He used the past 10 operating along with FSU offensive coordinator Kendal Briles at several educational facilities.
Clements was the offensive line mentor at Baylor from 2008-16, holding the co-offensive coordinator title from 2008-11 and serving as run match coordinator from 2012-16.
After the Bears’ employees was allow go amid a sprawling sexual assault scandal, Clements was employed by Houston and used the 2018 season as Cougars’ run match coordinator and offensive line mentor. It was his second stint at Houston, with Clements previously foremost the Cougars’ offensive line from 2003-07.
“I want to commence by thanking Coach Taggart for this opportunity,” Clements explained in a information launch. “My family members and I are thrilled to be component of this prestigious application. My background with Kendal will be beneficial, but I’m also searching ahead to integrating with the rest of the employees and just can’t wait around to get to know and operate with the student-athletes on campus. I am enthusiastic to operate towards our aim of bringing Florida Condition its future championship.”
In the course of the 14 seasons from 2003-16, he tutored 16 all-meeting offensive linemen and 5 All-Us citizens when generating the Significant 12’s Offensive Lineman of the Year 4 consecutive seasons from 2012-15.
He joins Briles’ effort and hard work to correct an FSU offense that finished in the bottom 15 among the all Football Bowl Subdivision educational facilities in six distinct offensive types.
In the course of Briles’ ultimate season at Houston, the Cougar’s offense was running as 1 of the most effective in the nation. Houston finished fourth nationally in scoring offense, sixth in overall offence and 11th in yards for every play.
In the course of that exact same 12 months, running guiding Clements’ offensive line, Houston averaged 43.9 factors for every match, rating fifth in the nation, and 512.3 yards of overall offense, the seventh greatest overall.
The Cougars have been 1 of 3 groups to rank in the leading 25 in passing and hurrying offense, averaging 295.5 passing yards and 216.8 hurrying yards for every match to rank No. 16 and No. 24, respectively.