MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Jordon Hankins, former Marshall linebackers coach/special teams coordinator, has been hired as linebackers coach for Memphis Football, head coach Ryan Silverfield announced Thursday.
Hankins just completed his first season at Marshall where the Thundering Herd finished 7-3 overall and 4-1 in Conference USA while reaching the C-USA Championship Game and playing in the Camellia Bowl. Senior linebacker Tavante Beckett and sophomore punt returner Talik Keaton were both selected to the 2020 C-USA All-Conference first-team. Sophomore linebacker Eli Neal and junior long snapper Zach Appio were honorable mention selections.
"We are very excited about the hire of our new linebackers coach, Jordon Hankins," Silverfield said.