Connect with us
PSN is sponsored by Beaver County Auto

Pittsburgh Sports Now

Pitt Football

Northwood University Hires Pitt GA Michael Priefer Jr. as Assistant Coach

Northwood University Hires Pitt GA Michael Priefer Jr. as Assistant Coach

Northwood University, a Division II school, has hired former Pitt graduate assistant Michael Priefer Jr. as a linebacker coach and special teams coordinator, Northwood announced Wednesday afternoon.

Priefer was a defensive graduate assistant at Pitt for two seasons after serving as a special teams graduate assistant at Minnesota in 2018. He played cornerback at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (Division III), where he lettered both as a defensive back and returner.

Priefer’s father, Mike Sr., is the special teams coordinator of the Cleveland Browns. He stepped in for the Browns as head coach in their playoff victory against the Steelers this past season when head coach Kevin Stefanski tested positive for COVID.

Northwood is set to play their first football game in nearly two years on September 2.

Sandy Schall, Coldwell Banker
Click to comment
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Duquesne Men's Basketball

Register Now!

Get PSN in your inbox!

Enter your email and get all of our posts delivered straight to your inbox.

To Top
 
Like Pittsburgh Sports Now on Facebook!
Send this to a friend