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Denver Johnson adds Corey Fipps as Offensive Coordinator

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Missouri Southern football coach Denver Johnson has announced the addition of
Corey Fipps as the team's new Offensive Coordinator. 

Fipps comes to Southern after a season as the Co-Offensive Coordinator at Bellhaven University in Mississippi. In 2014 at Bellhaven, Fipps' offense racked up 4,855 yards of total offense, including over 3,700 in the air. The Blazers averaged 10.4 yards per catch and recorded 28 touchdowns passing, while averaging 337 yards in the air per game. 

Prior to Bellhaven, Fhipps was the Offensive Coordinator at Montana Tech. In his one season at Tech, the Orediggers ranked 15th in the NAIA in passing offense per game (261.4) and 22nd in total passing (2614). Tech averaged 21.4 first downs per game and 403.1 yards of total offense.

Fipps joined the Orediggers from Sacramento City College, a member of the California Community College Athletic Association, where he served as the assistant head coach and offensive coordinator. In his only season with the Panthers, he increased the offensive production by 150 yards and 11 points per game.

Prior to his time at SCC, Fipps spent three seasons with Faulkner University as the offensive coordinator and lead recruiter. He increased the team's offensive production in each of his seasons. In 2011, the Eagles ranked first in the nation in total offense (520 yards), first downs (30.2) and passing offense (397) per game. They were also the NAIA's third highest scoring team per game (43.5 points).

While at Faulkner, Fipps coached 2011 AFCA All-American Josh Hollingsworth. The standout quarterback passed for 3,937 yards and 43 touchdowns for the Eagles in Fipps' offensive scheme.

Fipps also spent time at NCAA Division II Harding University, his alma mater, and also First Baptist Academy and the Frisco Thunder of the Indoor Football League.

As a player, Fipps played offensive tackle at Harding. While playing for the Bison, he obtained his Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in education and kinesiology, respectively.

Corey and his wife, Jennifer, have two daughters, Kensley and Caroline. 


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