Football Coaching Staff
Damian Mincey
Running Backs Coach
Coach Info:
Position: Running Backs Coach
Alma Mater: New Haven
Graduating Year: 2002
Phone: (518) 442-3052

Damian Mincey enters his second season as the University at Albany football program's running backs coach.

In 2018, he coached Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks and Karl Mofor, who combined to rush for nine touchdowns and more than 1,300 yards.

Mincey came to the Great Danes from Pace University, where had served as defensive coordinator since 2015.

Before joining the Pace staff, Mince worked as the first football coach for the Capital Region Education Council School District in Hartford, Conn. He also was a defensive coordinator for East Coast Prep in Great Barrington, Mass., for the 2013 season and at East Catholic High School in Manchester, Conn., in 2012.

From 2006-2011, Mincey was on the University of Massachusetts football staff, working as assistant linebackers coach (2006-07), linebackers coach (2008-2010) and tight ends coach (2011). He also assisted with coaching special teams. 

Mincey earned a Bachelor of Scienece degree from the University of New Haven in 2002. He was a three-year starter for the Chargers, playing two seasons on the offensive line and one on the defensive line.