Sean Conerly returns for his fourth year at Colby and his first as the team's defensive coordinator. He spent the past three seasons as linebackers coach and co-special teams coordinator.
Conerly worked for both Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) and Union College. Conerly, a New Orleans native, was defensive line coach, special teams coordinator, director of video and football operations, and an admissions associate for RPI. Conerly had three Liberty League All-conference players in his two years coaching the defensive line with the Engineers. As coach of the special teams, he had a first team All-American kicker.
Conerly earned a bacherlor's degree in applied mathematics (economics minor) from Union College in 2010 and a master's in business administration from Union Graduate College in 2012.
Conerly's recruiting areas: Mid-Atlantic, Southern region, Vermont, California (San Francisco)