Fickell ushers in new era of Badger football

November 28, 2022

By priyanka

When was Luke Fickell at Ohio State? 

Fickell played college football as a nose guard at The Ohio State University from 1993 to 1996 and then was an assistant coach for the Buckeyes. He was interim head coach at Ohio State for the entire 2011 season.

Is Luke Fickell staying at Cincinnati? 

CINCINNATI (WXIX) - Luke Fickell is leaving UC to become Wisconsin's new head football coach, a source confirms to FOX19 Now. Fickell informed the athletic department of his decision on Sunday and is expected to be named Wisconsin's head coach in the coming hours.

Did Luke Fickell wrestle in college? 

Luke was a three-time undefeated state wrestling champion for DeSales. He posted records of 36-0, 31-0 and 39-0 as a sophomore, junior and senior, respectively. He was Division II Ohio state champ at 189 pounds as a sophomore and as a heavyweight as a junior and senior.

Where is Luke Fickell going? 

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati head coach Luke Fickell will be the next head coach at Wisconsin, sources confirmed to The Athletic on Sunday. Fickell informed Cincinnati on Sunday morning he would be leaving to take the new job

How much is Dave Aranda paid? 

When he left LSU, Aranda was the highest-paid college assistant at $2.5 million a season, and had been a Power Five defensive coordinator for seven seasons.

Who is the highest-paid college football coach in 2022? 

Nick Saban remains college football's highest-paid coach for the third consecutive year. According to USA Today, pay for college football head coaches experienced its greatest one-year spike in 2022 — an average increase of 15.3% since 2021.