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Coaching Accomplishments Tony Jeffery enters his first season as the outside receivers coach at the University of Houston.
Jeffery helped launch a UTSA program that had a combined record of 19-15 in its first three years of existence, including a 7-5 record in 2013 as a member of Conference USA.
Jeffery's receivers, playing in one of the nation's most-balanced offenses, combined for 177 receptions, 2,004 yards and six touchdowns in 2013. Kam Jones led the group with 34 receptions for 345 yards en route to earning Honorable Mention All-Conference USA honors.
His 2012 group totaled 1,742 receiving yards and 13 touchdowns while the group finished with 1,541 yards and 11 touchdowns in 2011.
Jeffery also oversaw the Roadrunners' special teams units in 2011 as the group blocked six kicks.
Prior to his time at UTSA, Jeffery spent four seasons as a quality control coach at Texas. In his four years in Austin, the Longhorns played in four consecutive bowl games and recorded three top-10 finishes. The four-year run was highlighted by a win in the 2009 Fiesta Bowl and an appearance in the 2010 BCS National Championship.
Jeffery's role on the UT coaching staff came after earning four letters as a wide receiver for the Longhorns. He finished his career with 57 receptions for 714 yards and six touchdowns along with 25 rushing attempts for 127 yards. A special teams standout as well, Jeffery blocked four punts, returning two for touchdowns, and served as the team's holder during his career.
Prominent Pupils Quan Cosby (Texas)
2007 All-Big 12
Aaron Ross (Texas), Giants
2006 All-American; 2006 All-Big 12
2006 Jim Thorpe Award; 2006 Big 12 Def. POY
Jordan Shipley (Texas)
2009 All-American; 2009 All-Big 12
Limas Sweed (Texas)
2006 All-Big 12