position Graduate Assistant – Offense
Billy Fessler joined the Ohio State coaching staff in 2020 and will serve as an offensive graduate assistant for the Buckeyes.
Fessler comes to Ohio State after spending the 2019 at Mississippi State where he was an offensive graduate assistant under Joe Morehead. Prior to that, Fessler was a graduate assistant for one season at Slippery Rock where he coached running backs.
No stranger to the Big Ten, Fessler played quarterback at Penn State from 2014-18 and was also the team’s primary holder on field goals and extra points. A Dean’s List student, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in finance in May of 2018.
Prior to Penn State, Fessler was a standout quarterback at Erie Cathedral Prep. He led Cathedral Prep to three district championships as well as the 2012 PIAA Class AAAA State championship.