NC A&T Football Coach Rod Broadway Retiring, Sam Washington Taking Over

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GREENSBORO - The man who brought Aggie Pride to the sidelines at Aggie Stadium is going out on top. 

NC A&T football head coach Rod Broadway is expected to announce his retirement Tuesday during a news conference a month after finishing a 12-0 season and a Celebration Bowl victory. That win gave the Aggies their second black college national title in three seasons. 

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Shortly after the school said Broadway was retiring, they announced Sam Washington would take over as head coach. Washington was named the associate head coach after the 2015 season following a stint as the Aggies' defensive coordinator and secondary coach. Washington was on Broadway's staff at Grambling as a defensive backs coach for four seasons. 

A&T will hold a news conference at 11 a.m. Tuesday featuring Broadway, Washington and director of athletics Earl M. Hilton III.  

Broadway, 62, coached the Aggies for seven seasons and was a head coach for 15. He finishes with a 59-22 record at A&T.

2017 was the first undefeated season in A&T history, and the Aggies became the first MEAC school to ever finish a season without a loss.

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