Nick Newsome
Graduate Assistant Coach

Nick Newsome

Graduate Assistant Coach

Years at Tech First Season
Alma Mater Austin Peay (2011)
Nick Newsome

Biography

Nick Newsome is in his first year as a graduate assistant at Georgia Tech. Newsome will assist with the Yellow Jackets’ quarterbacks and B-backs.

Newsome arrives at Georgia Tech with six seasons of coaching experience under his belt, including four at the collegiate level (2015-17 at Capital University, 2012 at Tennessee-Martin). In his first season at Capital (2015), he coached A-backs and was the special teams coordinator under head coach Craig Candeto, who currently serves as GT’s quarterbacks/B-backs coach.

Newsome spent the past two seasons as Capital’s wide receivers coach, special teams coordinator and recruiting coordinator. In his lone season at UT-Martin, he began as a G.A. with the Skyhawks’ linebackers before being promoted to coach tight ends/H-backs and slot receivers. He also served as UTM’s assistant strength and conditioning coach.

He was a four-year letterwinner as an H-back and long snapper at Austin Peay (2008-11) and graduated from APSU with a bachelor’s degree in political science. He also earned a master’s degree in sports management from UT-Martin in 2014. Newsome and his wife, Mary Beth, live in Smyrna.