Luther, Ben

Assistant Football Coach

Email: bluther@tusculum.edu
Campus Phone: Ext. 5453
Campus Mail: P.O. Box 5022
Office: Niswonger 108
Department: Athletics
Campus or Site Location: Greeneville



Ben Luther joined the Tusculum football coaching staff in 2017 where he serves as the program’s offensive line coach.

Luther comes to Greeneville after serving on the coaching staff in 2016 at NCAA-BCS South Alabama where he assisted with the offensive line.  The Jaquars finished the regular season with a 6-6 record including upset wins at Mississippi State and knocked off 19th-ranked San Diego State.  South Alabama earned a berth in the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl where they faced off against Air Force.

He coached two seasons at Tennessee-Martin during the 2014 and 2015 campaigns.  While with the the NCAA-FCS Skyhawks, he served as the tight ends coach and was also the team’s video coordinator and assistant strength coach.  Luther mentored standout tight end Corey Johnson who earned a playing opportunity with the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars.

He served as the assistant offensive line coach at Pearl River Community College and also coordinated the team’s strength and conditioning program. While at the Poplarville, Mississippi school he also worked with the tight ends and H-backs for head coach William Jones.  He also served as the offensive line coach for the South Team for the 2013 MACJC All-Star Game.

Luther served as a defensive graduate assistant at East Mississippi Community College in Scooba, Mississippi.  He worked with the defensive line and assisted with the strength and conditioning program.