Alvin Wyatt resigns as EWC football coach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Edward Waters finished the 2017 season with a record of 1-10 and next year there will be new man in charge of turning the program around.

On Saturday EWC Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Stanley B. Cromartie announced that Alvin B. Wyatt, Sr. has resigned his position as head football coach of the Tigers.

Wyatt had held the position since Dec. of 2013 and prior to that he spent 13-years as head coach at Bethune-Cookman University.

"Coach Wyatt has been a legendary figure in the world of coaching and molding young men." Said Cromartie. "We thank him for his hard work and dedication to our football program at EWC and we wish him nothing but the best in his future endeavors."

Cromartie will meet with the remaining assistant coaches on Monday and will launch a national search for the Tigers next head football coach.

Cromartie further added, "I firmly believe that we have the tools necessary to be successful in football here at EWC." "I will do everything in my power to ensure that we select the right person to help lead our program to championships on the field and greater successes off of it."