James Rowe
Email: jrowe7@ju.edu Tel: (904) 256-7475

Coaching Experience

  • 2014 Jacksonville University (FCS) (Defensive Coordinator-Cornerbacks)
  • 2013 Jacksonville University (FCS) (Assistant Coach-Wide Receivers Coach)
  • 2012 Jacksonville University (FCS) (Defensive Graduate Assistant-Cornerbacks)
  • 2011 Bethel University (NAIA) (Defensive Graduate Assistant-Cornerbacks)
  • 2007-2010 Cocoa High School (Offensive Coordinator-Quarterbacks)

Coaching Accomplishments

  • Led one of the best receiving corps in the nation in 2013, ranking #6 in passing offense with 331.5 yards per game
  • Helped coach a record breaking offensive year for the dolphins in 2013. The Dolphins offense averaged 522.7 yards per game.
  • Tutored first-team All-America Wide Receiver Andrew Robustelli who finished with a school record 1,063 yards on 51 catches to go along with 11 Touchdowns. Also Coached D’Andre Randle who finished with 865 yards and 9 touchdowns.
  • In 2012 led a secondary that was one of the best in the nation, finishing #7 in pass efficiency defense (103.24)
  • Also helped a defensive unit that finished #1 in Pass Efficiency Defense, #1 Pass Defense, and #1 Total Defense
  • In 2011 he helped coach the Bethel University Wildcats to the West Division Mid-South Championship
  • Also assisted in coaching Bethel University to a playoff appearance and a #14 ranking in the national polls
  • Coached All-Conference performer Joc Skinner for the Wildcats
  • In 2010 coached the Cocoa High School Football Team to its third consecutive state championship
  • In 2009 coached Florida 2A State Player of the Year QB Matt Younger
  • In 2009 coached the Cocoa Tigers football team to its second state championship
  • In 2008 coached Florida 3A State Player of the Year RB Chevelle Buie
  • In 2008 helped coach the Tigers to their first state championship in school history

Personal Information

  • Birth Date: February 11, 1986
  • Hometown: Cocoa, Florida
  • Education: 2009-Bachelor’s Degree from University of South Florida
  • Played baseball at University of South Florida from 2004-2007 (Pitcher/Outfielder)


Coaching Staff
Kerwin Bell Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
Jerry Odom Associate Head Coach Defense/ Linebackers
Andy McLeod Offensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator
Kerry Webb Running Backs/Special Teams Coordinator
James Rowe Defensive Coordinator/Cornerbacks
Ernie Logan Defensive Line
Jake Grande Defensive Backs/Safeties
Nick Navarro Wide Receivers
Wayne Younger Quarterbacks/Head JV Coach
Brian Ferguson Travel coordinator/Assistant Offensive Line
J.J. Laster Defensive Graduate Assistant
Rudell Small Offensive Graduate Assistant
Waylon Cox Defensive Graduate Assistant/Student Services
Stephen Cane Video Coordinator