|Position:||Defensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator|
|Alma Mater:||Alabama State|
Head coach David Dean has announced the appointment of Kynjee' Cotton to his 2018 coaching staff. Cotton joins the UWG staff after spending the last two seasons at a quality control assistant at the University of North Carolina. Previously spent the 2015 season as the defensive line coach at Birmingham Southern. In 2014 he was a graduate assistant working with the defensive line at Alabama-Birmingham. Prior to his stint at UAB, Cotton was a strength and conditioning intern at the University of Alabama during the fall of 2013, working with football, baseball, and rowing. He also spent time as a strength and conditioning coach at Robert E. Lee High in Montgomery, Ala. Cotton holds a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from Alabama State, where he was a standout on the field and in the classroom. He was a four-year letterman for the Hornets, earning Second Team All-Southwestern Athletic Conference honors while serving as a team captain in 2011. Also, Cotton was a member of ASU’s Dean’s List from January 2011 through his graduation in 2013.