Drew Hixson joined the Kansas football staff in February 2019 as the director of scouting, where he is responsible for identifying and evaluation prospects. Hixson will also assist the recruiting staff in all aspects, including unofficial and official visits.
Hixson came to KU after spending the 2018 season at Virginia as an assistant in the football department. At Virginia, he helped with the football program’s recruiting efforts and activities.
Prior to his time at Virginia, Hixson graduated from Georgia in May of 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in sports management. During his time at Georgia, he spent two years in the football recruiting office, first as a student assistant and then as a volunteer recruiting assistant.
Hixson, a native of Bethlehem, Georgia, married his wife, Charlee, in June 2018.