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Source: Eric Gallon to be hired as YSU's running backs coach

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - It appears Youngstown State football coach Eric Wolford has found his running backs coach.

A source tells Sports Director Dana Balash that former Kansas State running back Eric Gallon has accepted the position.

Here's a look at Gallon's football career:

  • Two time All Big 8 selection
  • Lead Kansas State in rushing during his junior and senior seasons (Gallon and Coach Eric Wolfrod were teammates at Kansas State)
  • Played one year in the NFL with the New England Patriots

After serving as an assistant for four years, he was the head coach at George Jenkins High School and his team won four games.

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