Born August 27, 1951, former college football head coach Mack Brown turned 63 years old in 2014. Originally from Cookeville, TN, he began his career as a student coach with the Seminoles, at Florida State University in 1973. He was 22 years old at the time.
Brown's first head coaching job came at Appalachian State University in 1983, at the age of 32. This position was followed by stops at Tulane and UNC Chapel Hill, before his arrival at the University of Texas, where he coached the Longhorns for 16 seasons. In a total of 30 seasons as a head coach, Brown compiled a record of 244-122-1, leading his teams to 21 bowl appearances, including the 2005 National Championship with the Texas Longhorns.