Rob Noel
Rob  Noel

Defensive Line

Alma Mater:
Butler '09

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.


Family: Single

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

Year School Position
2009 Butler Defensive Line
2010 Butler Defensive Line
2011 Butler Defensive Line
2012 Northwestern Graduate Assistant - Defense
2013 Northwestern Graduate Assistant - Defense
2014 Stony Brook Defensive Line
2015 Stony Brook Defensive Line

Recruiting Areas: Pennsylvania (Northampton, Lehigh, Bucks, Berks, Montgomery, Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon, Dauphin, York)