|Position:||Assistant Football Strength and Conditioning Coach|
|Alma Mater:||Sioux Falls, '09|
Tyson Brown enters his second season as the Cougars assistant football strength and conditioning coach after working the previous year as associate director of strength and conditioning at the University of South Florida.
At USF, Brown was the lead assistant strength and conditioning coach for the football program and the director of strength and conditioning for the volleyball program. Prior to South Florida, Brown spent two years as an assistant strength and conditioning coach at the University of Washington, assisting with the football team while working primarily with the baseball and men’s crew programs, helping the men’s crew teams claim the 2011 and 2012 national championships. In 2008, he was an intern strength and conditioning coach at his alma mater University of Souix Falls, later worked a graduate assistant athletic performance coach at the Baylor University in 2009 and then as a strength coach intern for the NFL’s Houston Texans during the 2010 season.
A native of Bothell, Wash., Brown earned his bachelor’s degree in exercise science from the University of Sioux Falls where he was a two-year letterwinner, helping Sioux Falls to NAIA national championships in 2006 and 2008 and a runner-up finish in 2007. He earned his master’s degree in exercise science at California University of Pennsylvania. Brown has been certified by CSCS and USAW.
Brown and his wife, Kinzie have one son, Brody and one daughter, Bella.