Football Offensive Coordinator
Department: Athletic Department
Office Location: Toller Hall G-24
- B.A., Business Administration, Sterling College.
- M.S., Sports Science, emphasis in sport coaching, United States Sports Academy.
Robert Dutton has been the offensive coordinator for Briar Cliff's football team since Feb. 2017. Prior to BCU, Dutton served as the quarterbacks coach at Saint Joseph’s College. He helped the Pumas notch five all-conference selections on the offensive side of the ball and their quarterback tied the school record with 34 completions in a game. Dutton was at SJC for two years where he was the wide receivers coach and equipment manager in his first season with the Pumas.
Prior to his time with Saint Joseph’s, Dutton was the offensive coordinator at Columbus east High School in Ohio and before that he served as an assistant football coach and coordinator at Reynoldsburg High School from 2010-2012. He had nine players make an NCAA Division I roster during his three seasons at Reynoldsburg.
Dutton played collegiately as a wide receiver at Saint Joseph’s. He played in 22 games during his final three seasons at SJC, reeling in 34 catches for 444 yards and five touchdowns. Dutton was named All-Great Lakes Football Conference honorable mention as a senior.
Dutton is a native of Hammond, Ind., where he played for Morton High School and was named the Hammond Athlete of the Year in 2006. He graduated from Saint Joseph’s in 2010 with a bachelors degree in business administration and received his master's degree in athletic administration from Ohio University in 2014.