App State Retains Watts (2018-12-22 22:14:46)

BOONE -, and are reporting that new Appalachian State University football coach Eil Drinkwitz has kept his third assistant coach in as many days as wide receivers coach Justin Watts will return in 2019.

Watts has been App State's wide receivers coach the last five years, and he was also their recruiting coordinator last season. Watts was at Middle Tennessee State for eight seasons before he joined the Mountaineers in 2014.

Drinkwitz announced earlier this week that Shawn Clark would return as offensive line coach, and D.J. Smith would be back as a defensive assistant.