30 apply for UH Head Football Coach position

HONOLULU  (HawaiiNewsNow) -  The University of Hawaii Athletics Department says it has received 30 applications for its vacant head football coach position at the close of business, Monday, Dec. 12.

The six-member search committee will begin reviewing applications this evening.

The committee membership is:

1. Dr. Rockne Freitas, Vice President for Student Affairs and University/Community Relations at the University of Hawai'i and former All-Pro Professional football player with the Detroit Lions.

2. Peter Ho, Bank of Hawaii Chairman, President & CEO

3. Bert Kobayashi, Jr. Partner, Kobayashi, Sugita & Goda

4. Duane Kurisu, entrepreneur, owner, PacificBasin Communications and Hawai'i Sports Network, and the San Francisco Giants

5. Dr. Edison Miyawaki, Cincinnati Bengals football team minority owner, Hawai'i Health I and II

6. Jean Rolles, Vice President of Community Affairs, Outrigger Enterprises, Inc.

Hawaii News Now's Chris Tanaka will have the latest on the coaching application on Hawaii News Now.

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