Dontae Wright hired as outside LB coach at West Virginia

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Dontae Wright has been hired as outside linebackers coach at West Virginia.

West Virginia coach Neal Brown announced Wright’s hiring Tuesday.

Wright spent the past two seasons as safeties coach at Western Michigan.

Among his other coaching stops were at Tennessee Tech and Morehead State.

A native of Louisa, Kentucky, Wright played linebacker at Miami, Ohio, from 2003 to 2006.