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Mike Gillhamer



Hometown: Fresno, CA
Birthday: 2-20-52
Family: Wife: Tammy Gillhamer
Children: Meagen and Taylor
Education: Humboldt (CA) State - MA in Special Education
Playing Experience: Carroll (MT) ('72), Cleveland Indians ('90-'91), Wenatchee (Wash.) Junior College ('73), Humboldt (CA) State ('74-'75).


Favorite Hobby: Skiing, Jogging
Place to visit: South Carolina Beaches
Thing about football: Working with the players
Thing about Champaign-Urbana: Great college town
Biggest Motivation: To help my players be the best they can be - on and off the field.


1979: College of the Sequoias (defensive line)
1980-83: College of the Sequoias (secondary)
1984: Weber State (secondary)
1985-89: Utah (secondary)
1990-93: San Jose State (secondary)
1994: Nevada (secondary)
1995: Nevada (defensive coordinator)
1996: Rutgers (secondary)
1997-99: New York Giants (offensive assistant)
2000: New York Giants (running Backs)
2001-02: Oregon (secondary)
2003: Louisville (defensive coordinator / safeties)
2004-10: Carolina Panthers (safeties)
2011: Illinois (secondary)

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Mike Gillhamer