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Tim Stowers
Current position
TitleHead coach
TeamSouthwest Mississippi CC
Biographical details
Born (1958-02-08) February 8, 1958 (age 63)
Union Springs, Alabama
Playing career
Position(s)Linebacker, offensive lineman, defensive lineman
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1979–1983Auburn (assistant)
1984Jacksonville State (assistant)
1985–1989Georgia Southern (assistant)
1990–1995Georgia Southern
1998–1999Temple (assistant)
2000–2007Rhode Island
2010–2012Central Connecticut (AHC/OC)
2014–2017Holmes CC (OC)
2018–presentSouthwest Mississippi CC
Head coaching record
Overall84–80 (college)
Tournaments6–2 (NCAA D-I-AA playoffs)
Accomplishments and honors
1 NCAA Division I-AA National (1990)
1 SoCon (1993)
AFCA NCAA Division I-AA Coach of the Year (1990)
SoCon Coach of the Year (1993)
A-10 Coach of the Year (2001)

Tim Stowers (born February 8, 1958) is an American football coach and former player. He is the head football coach at Southwest Mississippi Community College. He served as the head football coach at the Georgia Southern University from 1990 to 1995 and at the University of Rhode Island from 2000 to 2007, compiling a career college football coaching record of 84–80. His 1990 Georgia Southern Eagles football team won the NCAA Division I-AA Football Championship.

Head coaching record


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Georgia Southern Eagles (NCAA Division I-AA independent) (1990–1992)
1990 Georgia Southern 12–3 W NCAA Division I-AA Championship
1991 Georgia Southern 7–4
1992 Georgia Southern 7–4
Georgia Southern Eagles (Southern Conference) (1993–1995)
1993 Georgia Southern 10–3 7–1 1st L NCAA Division I-AA Quarterfinal
1994 Georgia Southern 6–5 5–3 T–3rd
1995 Georgia Southern 9–4 5–3 T–3rd L NCAA Division I-AA Quarterfinal
Georgia Southern: 51–23 17–7
Rhode Island Rams (Colonial Athletic Association) (2000–2007)
2000 Rhode Island 3–8 2–7 9th
2001 Rhode Island 8–3 6–3 5th
2002 Rhode Island 3–9 1–8 11th
2003 Rhode Island 4–8 3–8 T–8th
2004 Rhode Island 4–7 2–6 T–6th
2005 Rhode Island 4–7 2–6 6th
2006 Rhode Island 4–7 2–6 5th
2007 Rhode Island 3–8 2–7 T–4th
Rhode Island: 33–57 20–51
Total: 84–80
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