TALLAHASSEE, Fla (Nov. 21) –FAMU’s Athletic Director Milton Overton, Jr. announced Coach Alex Wood has resigned his position as head football coach and will step down today.
Coach Wood was hired on December 23, 2014 and signed a three-year agreement with FAMU.
Overton said, "Wood has served FAMU Athletics with honor as he worked to help rebuild the Rattler football program during the past three seasons. We thank him for his dedication and service."
FAMU will launch a national search to identify the next head football coach through a search committee led by Interim Director of Athletics John Eason. Offensive Line Coach Edwin Pata, a former FSU football player, will serve as interim head football coach.