Coach Brown has served in the Maryville school system since 1965 as a teacher and coach. From 1965-83 he coached football, basketball and Track at Maryville Jr. High with championships in both basketball and football. From 1973-83 he coached in t he Maryville vs. Alcoa rivalry game, as an offensive coordinator. Coach Brown helped Maryville to four TSSAA State Championship games, winning two Championships in their four appearances while he was on staff. Starting in 1984, Coach Brown has served as Assistant Principal at Maryville for 22 ½ years and although not a coach, has been a game administrator for this great rivalry since.