|BC football names two more assistants: Bill McGovern, Justin Frye||12.20.12 at 8:08 pm ET|
Bill McGovern, who has served as Boston College’s linebackers coach for the last 12 years and as defensive coordinator for the last four, will remain with the team as linebackers coach under new head coach Steve Addazio, the school announced Thursday.
“Bill McGovern is one of the most respected coaches in the Northeast, not only as a defensive coordinator but as a linebacker coach,” Addazio said. “He’s one of the finest recruiters in the country. He’s a Boston College guy. He loves this place and has a great passion for Boston College. He has great relationships with current and former players and will be a tremendous, vital person in our program as we move forward.”
Justin Frye, who was offensive line coach under Addazio at Temple the last two seasons, will take the same job at BC.
“Justin Frye has played for me, been a graduate assistant for me and has coached the offensive line with me,” Addazio said of the 2006 Indiana graduate. “He is a great young coach who has had a knack at forming great relationships with his players while developing outstanding offensive linemen. He’s coached some of the finest offensive linemen in the country that are currently great successes in the NFL and will continue the great tradition of offensive linemen at Boston College.