Wide Receivers Coach
Office phone: 419-358-3298
C,J. Powell joined the Bluffton University football program as a graduate assistant and wide receivers coach for the 2014 season. Originally from Detroit, Mich., Powell graduated from Heidelberg University in 2013.
Powell was a two-sport standout for the Student Princes, playing basketball for three years and football for four years. He was First Team All-OAC in football and was a member of the first Heidelberg team to make the playoffs since 1972.
Following his standout senior campaign, Powell played in two All-American bowl games as well as the Senior Bowl game. Powell enjoyed a stint in professional Arena Football before a torn ACL ended his playing career.
Powell currently resides in Bluffton where he is pursuing a master's degree.