December 8, 2015; Little Rock, Ark. - The Rotary Club of Little Rock announced Coach Lincoln Riley, University of Oklahoma Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks as the 20th recipient of the Broyles Award, given annually to the top assistant coach in college football. Riley was honored, along with his fellow finalists, at a Tuesday luncheon at the Marriott Hotel in Little Rock. At age 32, Lincoln Riley is the youngest winner in the history of the Broyles Award.
Complete List of the 2015 Broyles Awards Finalists:
Kirby Smart, Alabama, Defensive Coordinator/Inside Linebackers
Kendal Briles, Baylor, Offensive Coordinator
Brent Venables, Clemson, Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers
Gene Chizik, North Carolina, Defensive Coordinator
Lincoln Riley, Oklahoma, Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks