UND Staff

Gerry Faust

Football Head Coach 1981-85


Faust began as a three-time letterman as quarterback at the University
of Dayton. His 18 years of coaching at Moeller High School in Cincinnati
(1963-80) produced a 174-17-2 record to go with seven unbeaten seasons,
four mythical national prep titles and five Ohio state titles in his last
six seasons. He coached Notre Dame to a 30-26-1 record, including a 1983
Liberty Bowl victory and an [apos]84 Aloha Bowl appearance, before resigning
at the end of the 1985 season. Faust spent the next nine seasons (1986-94)
as head coach at the University of Akron and finished with an overall record
of 43-53-3 at the school.