FOOTBALL: LaCavita joins football staff

Gator Country has confirmed that Bob LaCivita, director of football operations at North Carolina State, has accepted the same position on the staff of Coach Urban Meyer at the University of Florida. It was first reported Sunday at Pack Pride,'s website for NC State, that La Civita was leaving State to come to Florida.

LaCivita spent five years on the staff of Coach Chuck Amato at NC State. Priot to that, he was Terry Bowden's assistant at Auburn.

LaCivita graduated from Indiana Univeristy (PA)in 1971. He has a masters in public health from Pitt (1984) and a doctorate in higher education from Pitt.

He had worked with Division IA football programs for the past 26 years.

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