KevinJo Atkins enters his first season as the defensive line coach at The College of Wooster in 2017.
Atkins, who was a member of the University of New Mexico football team for three seasons, comes to the College from La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, Calif., where he coaches the defensive line. Atkins’ coaching career previously took him to Maranatha Christian High School in San Diego.
As a player, Atkins began his collegiate career at San Diego Mesa College, where he was named the top student-athlete on the team prior to transferring to New Mexico.
Atkins holds a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts from New Mexico, and is in pursuit of a master’s in coaching education from Ohio University.