Wake Forest coach Jim Grobe resigned on Monday, ending his 13-year tenure as the Demon Deacons’ head football coach.
Grobe was 77-82 in 13 seasons with the Demon Deacons, including 4-8 this year and 2-6 in the Atlantic Coast Conference. He shares the program record for coaching victories with D.C. “Peahead” Walker.
Grobe informed athletic director Ron Wellman of his plans to resign during their weekly meeting on Monday morning. The news was made official during a news conference on Monday afternoon.
“Jim Grobe’s tenure at Wake Forest will go down as the greatest run of football success in school history,” Wellman said. “Jim and his staff have lifted our program to great heights.
Salary Jim Grobe (Wake Forest) $2.4 Million
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