Wilder has known Comissiong for 22 years, going back to his playing days at Maine when Wilder was an assistant coach.
"I've been impressed not only with his ability to recruit but to develop players," Wilder said. "I got a chance to work side-by-side with him and I know what kind of coach and what kind of person he is. I think he'll be an excellent fit at Old Dominion."
Comissiong (pronounced com-MISS-ee-own) spent the past six years as defensive line coach at BC, where he was a part of nationally ranked defenses and coached future
After his playing career at Maine from 1991-94, he did two stints as an assistant with the Black
Comissiong wasn't retained by new Boston College coach
"Jeff's misfortune was coaching on a team that had a 2-10 record," Wilder said. "That turned out to be our good fortune."
With Comissiong's hire, assistant