ECU hires Chris Foster as new running backs coach
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – Chris Foster has been hired as the new running backs coach for the ECU football team, head coach Mike Houston announced Monday.
The hiring of Foster extends his collegiate coaching career to 17 years, which most recently included a five-year stint as the running backs coach at Georgia Southern. There he helped lead the Eagles to three straight bowl appearances and played a major role in the offensive scheme that ranked second nationally at the FBS level in total rushing yards from 2018-20 with 10,225.
He graduated from GWU in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in physical education, has two daughters, Journei and Bella, and is engaged to Jennifer Foster.
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