Five major college coaches are the headline speakers at the annual NIKE Coach of the Year Clinic being held on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 5-6, at the Melville Marriott. Farmingdale High School coach Buddy Krumenacker is the local contact for this event. For information, including schedules and fees, visit High school, college and youth league coaches are welcome.

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The featured speakers and topics are Rich Ellerson, new coach at Army (Gap Control Defense); Kirk Ferentz, Iowa (Offensive Line Play); Randy Edsall, Connecticut (Defending the Triple Option); Larry Fedora, Southern Mississippi (Spread Offense), and Paul Johnson, Georgia Tech (Triple Option). Several Long Island high school and college coaches will also conduct sessions. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. on Friday.