Pittsburgh Panthers football program is a college football team that represents University of Pittsburgh in the Big East Conference, a part of the Division I Football Bowl Subdivision. The team has had 36 head coaches since its first recorded football game in 1893.  The current coach is  Paul Chryst, who was announced as Pittsburgh's head coach on December 22, 2011.
Key to symbols in coaches list
Order of coaches
Conference winning percentage
Elected to the College Football Hall of Fame
Overall winning percentage
Head coaches Edit
Statistics correct as of the end of the 2010 college football season.
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Shafer, Ian. "University of Pittsburgh (All seasons results)". College Football Reference . http://cfreference.net/cfr/school.s?m=viewAllSeasons&id=215 . Retrieved February 16, 2011.
Zeise, Paul; Brink, Bill (2011-12-22). "Pittsburgh Panthers to make Wisconsin Badgers Paul Chryst Coach". Pittsburgh, PA . http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/7378440/pittsburgh-panthers-make-wisconsin-badgers-paul-chryst-coach . Retrieved 2010-12-22.
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2011) (PDF). . Indianapolis, Indiana: NCAA. pp. 5–10. Bowl/All-Star Game Records Archived from the original on August 22, 2011 . http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/football_records/2011/Bowls.pdf . Retrieved August 21, 2011.
↑ Although the first
Rose Bowl Game was played in 1902, it has been continuously played since the 1916 game, and is recognized as the oldest bowl game by the NCAA. "—" indicates any season prior to 1916 when postseason games were not played. 
↑ A running total of the number of head coaches, with coaches who served separate tenures being counted only once. Interim head coaches are represented with "Int" and are not counted in the running total. "—" indicates the team played but either without a coach or no coach is on record. "X" indicates an interim year without play.
Whiteside, Kelly (August 25, 2006). "Overtime system still excites coaches". USA Today (McLean, Virginia). Archived from the original on November 24, 2009 . https://www.usatoday.com/sports/college/football/2006-08-24-overtime_x.htm . Retrieved September 25, 2009.
Overtime rules in college football were introduced in 1996, making ties impossible in the period since. 
Finder, Chuck (September 6, 1987). "Big plays help Paterno to 200th". The New York Times (New York City). Archived from the original on October 22, 2009 . https://www.nytimes.com/1987/09/06/sports/college-football-big-plays-help-paterno-to-200th.html . Retrieved October 22, 2009. ↑ When computing the win–loss percentage, a tie counts as half a win and half a loss.