Buddy Stephens
Buddy Stephens
Real Name/Full Name Wofford Oran Stephens Jr.
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Buddy Stephens
Birth Place: Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 6 September 1966
Age/How Old: 56 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 74 Kg
In Pounds – 163 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father – Unknown
Mother – Unknown
Siblings: Unknown
School: Unknown
College: Delta State University
Religion: Unknown
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Robyn Lynn Stephens
Kids/Children Name: Julianna, Rebekah, and Lauren
Profession: Football coach
Net Worth: $15 million
Last Updated: June 2023

Wofford Oran Stephens Jr. is a popular American football coach currently the head coach of East Mississippi Community College. He has won five NJCAA national championships. He has coached top NFL players like Chad Kelly and Jarran Reed. He is known for winning many championships like in EMCC. He has been the head coach since the first two seasons of the Netflix series, Last Chance U.

Well, how well do you know about Buddy Stephens? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Buddy Stephens’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Buddy Stephens to date.

Biography and Early Life

Wofford Oran Stephens Jr. was born on 6 September 1976 in Huntsville. Alabama. He has not shared any information concerning his family background and his early life as well. His ethnicity is also unknown.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Buddy Stephens in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Buddy Stephens’s age is 56 years old as of today’s date 2nd June 2023 having been born on 6 September 1966. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 74 kg in Kilograms.


Buddy received one of the best education, although he has not shared much information concerning his early educational background. He later enrolled at the University of Delta State University in Cleveland.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Buddy Stephens is a married man. His wife is Robyn Lynn Stephens, and the couple is blessed with three children, Julianna, Rebekah, and Lauren Stephens. His wife is the director of Nursing at Bedford Care Centre of Marion. Their marriage was not known to the public until May 2018, when his wife posted a photo of them. All their children are girls.

His first daughter, Julianna, studied at Mississippi College, but there is no information concerning his second daughter.  His third daughter, on the other hand, also studied at Mississippi State University. She is currently working at Stark Ville Christian School as a Spanish language teacher.

Is Buddy Stephens Gay?

No. Stephens is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. Je is neither gay nor bisexual and has never had such rumors. He lives happily with his wife and children, and there are no signs of divorce or separation between them.

Professional Career

Initially, Stephens used to play football in the position of offensive lineman. He took up the role of an assistant coach for Pearl River Community College in 2001. Earlier, he served as the coach for the University of Louisiana Monroe. He worked here for six years, becoming the head coach for East Mississippi College, Scooba, Mississippi, in 2008. He has held this position till today and has had an incredible performance and won various awards. He has also been responsible for winning more games while with EMCC than any other coach in history.

In 2015, he started highlighting in the Netflix narrative program, “Last Chance U.” During the first and second part of the show, the East Mississippi Community College football program was investigated, and he was responsible for their team. The lives of the players under his stewardship were also investigated. He was also investigated how he would enable the players to discover their lives scholastically as well as on the field and also before they proceed to move to an establishment that plays at a higher level.

The series comprises four seasons and generally focuses on investigating the players. The first division was led by Buddy Stephens.

He has won 87.9% portions with EMCC from late 2018, followed by Butler Community College head coach, Troy Morrell who has achieved 87.5%. There had been rumors that Buddy had been fired from EMCC, but the truth is that he still works as the head coach. On the other hand, the head coach of Independent Community College was faced with a reputation of being edgy; thus, he was forced to resign. This happened after texting a German player that he was his new Hitler.


Throughout his career, Stephens has achieved a lot of accomplishments and honors. He has won five National Championships that are 2011, 2013, 2014, 2017, and 2018. He has also won seven MACJC Championships in 2009, 2011, 2013-2014, then 2016 to 2018. He has as well won ten MACJC North Division Championships from 2009 to 2009 and 2011 to 2018.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Buddy Stephens in 2023

Buddy Stephens Net Worth
Buddy Stephens Net Worth

As of 2023, Stephens has an estimated net worth of around $15 million. He has earned his wealth entirely from his career as a football coach. His salary is around $45,500 every month, being one of the most famous college coaches.

Other than being a coach, he has also been featured in two seasons of the Netflix documentary series, Last Chance U, being the head coach in 2018. This, too, has greatly contributed to his high amount of net worth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He is very active on social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
  • He holds an American nationality.
  • His birth sign is Virgo.

Buddy Stephens is one of the most famous football coaches in the United States. He was interested in football since he was a young boy, and eventually, his dreams came true after he became a football coach. He has coached several NFL players like Chad Kelly and Jarran Reed, who are doing very well in their careers.


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