Rob Noel joined the Stony Brook coaching staff in the Summer of 2014 and enters his second season as the defensive line coach.
Most recently, Noel served as a defensive graduate assistant at Northwestern University.
During his first season at Stony Brook, Noel guided Victor Ochi to All-CAA Football honors after recording 11.0 sacks and 16.5 tackles for a loss.
A 2009 graduate of Butler University, Noel spent three years at his alma mater as the defensive line coach and assistant recruiting coordinator.
Noel was a four-year letterwinner for the Bulldogs, graduating with a school-record 44 games played, including 29 straight starts along the offensive line. He earned All-Pioneer League selection as a senior and was a two-time Academic All-Conference selection.
Noel is from Westerville, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus.
Education: Bachelor's degree, middle secondary education, Butler University, 2009; Master's degree, history, Butler University, 2011
Playing Experience: Butler, offensive line, 2006-09
Coaching Experience: 6 years
Recruiting Areas: Pennsylvania (Northampton, Lehigh, Bucks, Berks, Montgomery, Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon, Dauphin, York)