Huff enters his second season as
assistant coach for the NM State cross country and track and field programs.
Huff is an assistant coach for the cross country teams, as well as the distance
runners for the track and field team.
Huff joined NM State after the
conclusion of the 2011 cross country season, so he will be entering his first
full season with the cross country teams.
Last season Huff helped many of the
distance runners on the track and field team break school records.
Juniors Courtney and Camille Schultz each set personal and school records in
the indoor 1,000m and the 5,000m under Huff's coaching. Overall, Huff
helped Aggie distance runners set seven records in the indoor season and two
records in the outdoor season.
Before NM State Huff worked for New
England College where he was the head coach for cross country from
2005-07. During his three-year tenure at New England College, Huff led
his team to one Commonwealth Coast Conference championship and helped break
nine school records in track and field. Huff also coached two CCC Rookie
of the Year athletes and five CCC All-Conference athletes.
Huff began his coaching career as a graduate assistant coach for cross country
and track and field at Southern Arkansas University from 2001-02. In just
under two years Huff helped lead his athletes to break nine different school
As an undergrad, Huff first ran cross country and track at Wayne State College
from 1991-93. Huff qualified for the NCAA North Central Region
Championships in 1991 and 1992 while at Wayne State College. Huff then
transferred to Morningside College, where he continued to compete in cross
country and track and field from 1993-95. Huff qualified for the NCAA
Central Region Championships in 1993 and 1994 in cross country.
After graduating from Morningside College, Huff proceeded to participate in
various marathons across the country. Huff has run in the Chicago
Marathon (1999, 2001, 2002), the Lincoln Marathon (2002, 2003), the Boston
Marathon (2008), and the New York City Marathon (2009).
Huff currently runs for Saucony Shoes through their grass-routes Saucony
Hurricane Program and Darn Tough Socks.