Casson begins his sixth year at Saint Xavier and will work with the running backs and slot receivers. Prior to SXU, he coached at Bremen High School in Midlothian, Ill., for 22 years and as a head coach led the team to a 28-21 record and three playoff appearances.
Casson graduated and played football at North Central College in Naperville, Ill., from 1982-86 and is also a graduate of Rich South High School in Richton Park, Ill.
Casson lives in Plainfield with his wife, Laura. The couple have four children: Brian (former SXU player), Sam, Kevin and Caitlin. He also works for State Farm.