Josh Wood begins his first season at Michigan Tech in 2011. He will serve as a graduate assistant for the defense.
Wood spent last season as the cornerbacks coach and assistant special teams coordinator at Adams State. The Grizzlies posted a 5-6 record and placed fifth in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. The ASC defense ranked second in the RMAC in total defense and first in pass defense efficiency.
The Manitou Springs, Colo., native graduated in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in physical education from Black Hills State in Spearfish, S.D. He played football there for two seasons, tallying 83 tackles and two interceptions while being named All-Dakota Athletic Conference Honorable Mention.
Wood's collegiate career began at Chadron State, and he helped the Eagles to a 24-2 overall record and quarterfinal appearances in the NCAA Playoffs in both 2006 and 2007.