Maurice Linguist Wife Stacie: Buffalo Coach Resigns- Where Is He Going?

This article was last updated by on

Maurice Linguist Wife: Buffalo’s former head coach has been with his wife for almost a decade and continues to live a happy life.

Together, they have three children: a daughter, Maura Linguist, and two sons, Lance Linguist and Leon Maurice Linguist.

The American Football Coach Maurice Linguist
The American Football Coach Maurice Linguist (Source: Twitter/X)

Maurice Linguist was born on April 1, 1984, in Dallas, Texas, United States.

A native of Mesquite, Texas, Linguist played for the 2001 state champs at Mesquite High School. Likewise, he participated in college football as a defensive back for Baylor.

As a senior, Linguist earned honorable mention on the All-Big 12 Team.

Linguist has coached various teams such as Buffalo, Iowa State, Mississippi State, Minnesota, Texas A&M, and the Dallas Cowboys.

Who Is Maurice Linguist Wife?

Maurice Linguist has married his wife, Stacie Linguist, for almost a decade. The couple tied the knot in 2014.

Stacie, by profession, is a lawyer who practices at Faegre Baker Daniels Law Firm.

Maurice and Stacie met when they were both at Baylor University. Maurice was a junior, and his wife, Stacie, was a freshman at Baylor.

According to Maurice, he sat with many football players when Stacy walked in with friends and immediately fell in love with her.

On the same day, Maurice invited her to lunch and told Stacy that despite not knowing each other well, he would marry her one day.

Maurice Linguist Wife Stacy Linguist
Maurice Linguist Wife Stacy Linguist (Source: Twitter/X)

Even though Stacy initially thought he was crazy. However, she soon fell deeply in love with him. After dating for some time, they got married.

Now, whenever Stacy recalls the time, she is reminded of how Maurice still remembers exactly what she wore: a black jacket with a bit of fur.

Similarly, the couple has three children: 6-year-old Maura Linguist, 4-year-old Lance Linguist, and a year-old Leon Maurice Linguist.

Linguist Resigns From Buffalo? Where Next?

Reports suggest Maurice Linguist informed the University at Buffalo about his resignation as the football coach after three seasons.

Moreover, he agreed to join Kalen DeBoer’s staff at Alabama, as confirmed by a person familiar with discussions with the media.

The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the discussions were private.

Also, DeBoer has not yet announced his staff upon leaving Washington to coach the Crimson Tide.

Maurice Linguist The Buffalo Coach
Maurice Linguist The Buffalo Coach (Source: Twitter/X)

Later, Buffalo athletic director Mark Alnutt announced Linguist’s departure in a three-sentence release without going into detail.

Now, the school has also initiated a national search for his replacement.

After Kansas hired Lance Leipold, the 39-year-old Linguist assumed the position at Buffalo in 2021.

Linguist had spent the 2020 season as a defensive backs coach with the NFL Dallas Cowboys.

Likewise, he had just been hired to become a co-defensive coordinator at Michigan before landing the job in Buffalo.

Rosy Panta
Rosy Panta

Rosy Panta

Rosy Panta is a storyteller at heart, driven by a fervent curiosity to explore the narratives that define the sports landscape. Her writing transcends mere analysis, offering readers a poignant portrayal of the human experiences embedded within the world of athletics.


Cultural Commentary Engagement Initiatives


  • Rosy specializes in crafting human interest stories that illuminate the emotional, psychological, and societal dimensions of sports.
  • She offers incisive cultural commentary.


Rosy's storytelling prowess is enriched by her multifaceted background in journalism, sociology, and community outreach. Through her writing, she endeavors to bridge the gap between sports and society, fostering empathy, understanding, and solidarity among readers.

Related articles



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Share article

Latest News