Timothy Connell joined the Millikin staff as the Quarterbacks Coach for the 2011 season. In 2012, Connell will also serve as Millikin's Passing Game Coordinator. Last year, Connell was the Defensive Secondary Coach at Southwest Missouri State University. Connell spent two seasons as Wide Receivers Coach at the University of Redlands and has twice served on the staff at Central College in Iowa. As a player, Connell was a standout quarterback for Central College. In 2007, he was the Iowa Conference Most Valuable Player and named to the All-Conference First Team. Connell was D3football.com’s All West Region Quarterback and received Honorable Mention All-American Honors from D3football.com. Connell holds a number of Central passing records including passing yards in a season (3,084), passing yards in a career (6,181), touchdown passes in a season (35).