Football Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Tom Gilmore
Tom Gilmore is in his 14th season as the head football coach at the College of the Holy Cross in 2017. Gilmore's teams have finished with a winning record in eight of his 13 seasons with the Crusaders, capturing the Patriot League Championship in 2009. He also coached three-time Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year and three-time Walter Payton Award finalist Dominic Randolph, and owns a career record of 70-76 during his time at Holy Cross. Over the last 13 years, Holy Cross has placed 102 players on the All-Patriot League teams, good for an average of almost eight players per year. His teams have also been extremely successful in the classroom, receiving NCAA academic progress rate public recognition awards in seven of the last 11 seasons.   FULL BIO
Defensive Coordinator
Mike Kashurba
Mike Kashurba is in his fourth year on the Crusader coaching staff in 2017, serving as the defensive coordinator and secondary coach. In 2015, Kashurba led a Holy Cross defense which ranked second in the Patriot League in scoring defense, total defense and passing defense.    FULL BIO
Offensive Coordinator
Brian Rock
Brian Rock is in his third year on Tom Gilmore's coaching staff in 2017, serving as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. During the 2015 season, Rock's offense led the Patriot League with an average of 295.7 passing yards per game.    FULL BIO
Linebackers / Special Teams
Roderick Plummer
Roderick Plummer is in his fourth season on Tom Gilmore's coaching staff in 2017. He has served as the linebackers coach throughout his time at Holy Cross, and will be in his third year as the special teams coordinator. During each of the last two seasons, the Crusaders have led the Patriot League in punt returns.   FULL BIO
Offensive Line Coach
Chris Smith
Chris Smith is in his first season on Tom Gilmore's coaching staff in 2017, serving as the offensive line coach and recruiting coordinator. Smith came to Holy Cross from the University of New Haven, where he served as the offensive line coach and run-game coordinator for three years.   FULL BIO
Defensive Line Coach
Charlie Noonan
Charlie Noonan is in his third season on Tom Gilmore's coaching staff in 2017, serving as the defensive line coach. During the last two years, he coached two-time first team All-Patriot League defensive end Dewayne Cameron. Noonan joined the Crusaders after spending the previous two seasons on the staff at Rutgers.    FULL BIO
Tight Ends Coach
Steve Cully
Steve Cully is in his fourth year as the tight ends coach on Tom Gilmore's staff in 2017. Cully also coached the offensive line for the majority of the 2016 season. Last year, offensive lineman James Murray and tight end Lucas Nikolaisen both earned second team All-Patriot League honors.    FULL BIO
Assistant Secondary Coach
Andrae Murphy
Andrae Murphy is in second year on Tom Gilmore's coaching staff in 2017, serving as the assistant secondary coach. Murphy joined the Crusaders after serving as a defensive quality control coach at Florida Atlantic in the spring of 2016.    FULL BIO