Matt Byrne is in his first season as an assistant coach with the Wilmington College football program.
He comes to Wilmington after serving as the assistant offensive line and tight ends coach at North Carolina Wesleyan. Prior to his one season with the Battling Bishops, Byrne was a graduate assistant at his alma mater, Heidelberg. While at Heidelberg, he coached two All-Americans – tight end Zach Hogya and running back Cartel Brooks.
Byrne was a three-year letterwinner and 2013 All-OAC selection with the Student Princes.