Boiling Springs, NC (Sports Network) - Gardner-Webb University announced Friday
that head coach Ron Dickerson Jr. has resigned after two seasons to pursue
Dickerson, 41, posted a 7-15 overall record, including a 3-8 mark this past
season. He was 2-4 in the Big South Conference in each of his two seasons.
The son of former Temple head football coach Ron Dickerson Sr. was the first
African-American head football coach in Big South history.
"I appreciate the time and effort Ron put into our football program, and wish
him the best as he moves forward with his career," Gardner-Webb vice president
for athletics Chuck Burch said. "We look forward to bringing on board a coach
who is committed to developing a program that will allow our football team to
be successful on the field, in the classroom and the community."
The Sports Network