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Jeff Nixon recently finished his first season as the running backs coach of the Carolina Panthers. His coaching career also includes stints with multiple NFL organizations and NCAA Division I schools. 

Jeff Nixon recently finished his first season as the running backs coach of the Carolina Panthers. His coaching career also includes stints with multiple NFL organizations and NCAA Division I schools. 

1/20/2021, 12:28pm

A year like no other: Nixon shares experience of coaching in 2020 NFL season

Jeff Nixon’s 24-year coaching career includes stops with multiple NFL franchises including the Philadelphia Eagles, Miami Dolphins and San Francisco 49ers.  But not a single previous season measures up to what he experienced this year as the running backs coach of the Carolina Panthers. 


1/14/2021, 1:17pm

Yurcich dubbed PSU offensive coordinator for 2021 season

Prior to joining PSU, Yurcich has enjoyed a 22-year coaching career, which includes stints in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) with Edinboro University (six years) and here at SU (two years).  He also boasts six years with Oklahoma State University, one year with PSU’s rival Ohio State University and one year with the University of Texas. 


12/29/2020, 1:37pm

Headen finds new home in SMU

The former Shippensburg University wide receiver and current graduate transfer is taking his talents to Dallas, Texas, to join the Southern Methodist University Mustangs. He made the commitment official via his Twitter Dec. 18.


10/13/2020, 12:00pm

Seth Grove Stadium gets new turf

Shippensburg University student-athletes will return to new turf when sports resume. Officials began construction Tuesday at Robb Sports Complex/David See Field and SU Student Association Field at Seth Grove Stadium to replace the turf of the fields.


10/13/2020, 12:00pm

Biss steps into leadership role

The Shippensburg University basketball team piled up the victories and awards last season — a season which ended with a crushing defeat in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) finals.