Matt Wright
Matt Wright
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 315-859-4867
Position: Defensive Line
Recruiting Areas: Calif. (northern - 209, 408, 415, 510, 530, 559, 650, 707, 831, 916, 925), Colo., Conn., N.Y. (Section VII - Champlain area, Section X - St. Lawrence area), Ore., Pa. (central - 570, 717, 814), Texas, Utah, Wash. D.C.

Matt Wright is in his 12th year as an assistant football coach at Hamilton College. Wright guides the defensive line after he served as the offensive line coach his first few years on the staff, and he is the program's recruiting coordinator. Wright coached all-NESCAC team selections on the offensive line from 2014 to 2016, and one of his linemen made the all-region team in 2014.

Wright was an assistant at Plattsburgh High School in New York from 2005 to 2007. He was the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for Plattsburgh's varsity program in 2007 and was the offensive coordinator and offensive line coach for the junior varsity the previous year.

Wright played for Ithaca College for two years after he graduated from Plattsburgh in 2001. He has a bachelor's degree in clinical exercise science.