Director of Football Operations
January 3, 2014
January 1, 2014
December 12, 2013
November 26, 2013
November 23, 2013
Michael Hazel enters
his third year with Coach
James Franklin in the
position of Director of
Previously, he served six years as Assistant Director of Football Operations during the tenure of Head Coach Bobby Johnson, and one season as Director of Operations under Robbie Caldwell.
Hazel also worked one year previously as a Vanderbilt defensive graduate assistant.
Hazel was a four-year letterwinner for Elon (N.C.) University, playing linebacker and contributing on special teams. During his career, Hazel helped Elon to a 28-16 record as the program transitioned to the I-AA level. The product of Easley, S.C. was an eight-time member of the Elon Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
In 2001, he earned a bachelor's in corporate communications from Elon. In 2004, he earned an MBA from Elon. Hazel completed a master's at Vanderbilt in 2007.