42 apply to be next Head Football Coach at UH

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The University of Hawaii Athletics Department has received 42 applications for its vacant head football coach position as of Wednesday afternoon.

The recruitment period is continuous and the six-member search advisory committee has begun reviewing applications.

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.

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