Washington forms 'Football Coach Advisory Committee'

Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller

Washington announced the members of a search advisory committee that will help school president Mark Emmert and athletic director Scott Woodward find a new football coach.

The committee will be chaired by Pat Dobel, a professor of public affairs who also serves as the school's faculty athletic representative to the Pac-10. Quarterback Jake Locker also will be on the committee.

The committee has already met, according to the Seattle Times.

Other members, according to a release from the school, are Ana Mari Cauce, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences; Ed Taylor, dean for undergraduate academic affairs; Professor Robert Stacey, representing the Advisory Committee on Intercollegiate Athletics; Professor David Lovell, chair of the Faculty Senate; Randy Hodgins, interim vice president for external affairs; Joanne Bowers, head women's gymnastics coach; Anttimo Bennett, president of the Associated Students of the University of Washington; Andre Riley, representing the Big "W" Club; community members Don Barnard and Bob Flowers from the Tyee Board, and Eddie Pasatiempo, representing the UW Alumni Association.