Jamaal Fobbs enters his second season at UTC. He will again coach the running backs in the 2011 season.
Fobbs made an immediate impact on the program in 2010. After only rushing for 85 yards per game in 2009, Chattanooga put up 152 yards on the ground per game in 2010. He helped Keon Williams earn Southern Conference All-Freshman honors
Fobbs spent the previous year as an administrative intern at Tennessee. He has also been on staffs at North Carolina A&T, Southeastern Louisiana and LSU.
Fobbs is a native of New Orleans, La., and was a running back in college at Oklahoma State. He ran for 1,847 yards and had 73 catches in his four-year career for the Cowboys from 1997-00. He was also a talented kick-returner, earning honorable mention All-Big 12 as an all-purpose player as a senior.