(Recruiting Area: Bergen, Passaic, Essex counties of New Jersey)
(Secondary Recruiting Area: Delaware, West Virginia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Louisiana)
Corey Burns will begin his first season on the sidelines with the Springfield College football program beginning in the 2018-19 academic year. A native of Whitman, Mass., Burns is currently working on a Masters degree in Physical Education with a focus on Advanced Level Coaching.
A 2016 graduate from Tufts University, Burns earned a Bachelor's degree in Community Health with a minor in Economics. He then obtained a Masters from Tufts Medical School in 2017 in Public Health: Healthcare Services, Management, & Policy.
A four-year starter for the Jumbos, Burns will coach the defensive line at Springfield.