Jonesboro (Touchdown Club) - The Arkansas State University Touchdown Club's 6th Annual Banquet will be Thursday August 26th at the Holiday Inn in Jonesboro beginning at 6 pm. The fundraising event for the ASU Football Program will feature the Executive Director of the American Football Coaches Association and former Head Coach of the Baylor Bears Grant Teaff. The event will also include dinner with live and silent auctions.
Taeff was named the Executive Director of the American Football Coaches Association in February 1994 after 21 years as the Head Football Coach at Baylor University. He won 170 football games, two Southwest Conference Championships, coached in 20 post season bowls and All-Star Games. He was named Southwest Conference Coach of the Year six times and received National Coach of the Year Awards from the American Football Coaches Association and the Football Writers Association. He has been placed in eight Halls of Fame, including the Texas Sports Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame. He has written five books.