We are back for a fourth straight year everyone! Yes, it’s time once again to power rank every single coach in college football by conference. Everyone knows that in the game of football, the head coach position is arguably the most important position on the team.

If the guy who is calling the shots doesn’t have a good football brain on his shoulders, there’s a good chance your favorite team is dragging ass on the college football field. Head coaching is extremely important in the game of football, especially in the college world where the guy is not only expected to produce on the field, but also win over high-profile recruits and convince them to join their squad.

Being a head coach of a college football team is pretty much a 24/7 job. You’re always having to recruit and if you aren’t recruiting, you’re practicing with your team or watching game film. There are a limited number of people who become successful head coaches in college football for a reason, it’s a difficult job. With all that said, these are the guys who are the best at their jobs ranked via conference for the fourth year in a row here at THE USB! There’s a great chance that whoever is ranked #1 on these lists will finish high when the season is all said and done. Those are the horses you are going to want to back.

SO HERE WE ARE EVERYONE!

THE FOURTH ANNUAL USB COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEAD COACH POWER RANKINGS!!!!!!!

Next Up? THE MOUNTAIN WEST!!!

 

12. Bob Davie (New Mexico Lobos)

Overall Record: 65-70
Record With Team: 30-45
Record in Bowls: 1-4
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: Notre Dame (1997-2001)
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 12th
Previous Rankings: 4th (2017), 6th (2016), 9th (2015)


 

11. Brent Brennan (San Jose State Spartans)

Overall Record: 2-11
Record With Team: 2-11
Record in Bowls: 0-0
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 7th
Previous Rankings: 10th (2017)


 

10. Nick Rolovich (Hawaii Warriors)

Overall Record: 10-16
Record With Team: 10-16
Record in Bowls: 1-0
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 6th
Previous Rankings: 7th (2017), 12th (2016)


 

9. Jay Norvell (Nevada Wolfpack)

Overall Record: 3-9
Record With Team: 3-9
Record in Bowls: 0-0
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 3rd
Previous Rankings: 9th (2017)


 

8. Troy Calhoun (Air Force Falcons)

Overall Record: 82-60
Record With Team: 82-60
Record in Bowls: 4-5
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 10th
Previous Rankings: 3rd (2017), 3rd (2016), 6th (2015)


 

7. Tony Sanchez (UNLV Rebels)

Overall Record: 12-24
Record With Team: 12-24
Record in Bowls: 0-0
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 8th
Previous Rankings: 11th (2017), 9th (2016), 12th (2015)


 

6. Matt Wells (Utah State Aggies)

Overall Record: 34-32
Record With Team: 34-32
Record in Bowls: 2-2
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 9th
Previous Rankings: 12th (2017), 5th (2016), 2nd (2015)


 

5. Craig Bohl (Wyoming Cowboys)

Overall Record: 126-61
Record With Team: 22-29
Record in Bowls: 1-1
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 11th
Previous Rankings: 5th (2017), 11th (2016), 5th (2015)


 

4. Mike Bobo (Colorado State Rams)

Overall Record: 21-18
Record With Team: 21-18
Record in Bowls: 0-3
Championships (as a head coach): None
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: None
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 4th
Previous Rankings: 6th (2017), 4th (2016), 10th (2015)


 

3. Rocky Long (San Diego State Aztecs)

Overall Record: 129-98
Record With Team: 64-29
Record in Bowls: 4-8
Championships (as a head coach): Mountain West Conference Title (2016_, Mountain West Conference Title (2015), Mountain West Conference Title (2012)
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: New Mexico (1998-2008)
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 2nd
Previous Rankings: 1st (2017), 1st (2016), 4th (2015)


 

2. Jeff Tedford (Fresno State Bulldogs)

Overall Record: 92-61
Record With Team: 10-4
Record in Bowls: 6-3
Championships (as a head coach): PAC-12 Conference Title (2006)
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: California (2002-2012)
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 5th
Previous Rankings: 8th (2017)


 

1. Bryan Harsin (Boise State Bulldogs)

Overall Record: 49-17
Record With Team: 42-12
Record in Bowls: 3-1
Championships (as a head coach): Mountain West Conference Title (2017), Mountain West Conference Title (2014), Sun Belt Conference Title (2013)
Other FBS Div-1 Head Coaching Jobs: Arkansas State (2013)
Conference Recruiting Rankings: 1st
Previous Rankings: 2nd (2017), 2nd (2016), 1st (2015)