David Riede returns for his sixth season on the Wildcat staff in 2012. After serving as an offensive assistant in 2007, Riede has coached the Villanova cornerbacks the past three seasons. In addition to serving as the cornerbacks coach in 2012, Riede will also be the program's Assistant Coordinator of Football Operations for the fourth straight season. In this role he will direct all aspects of the Villanova's national recruiting program, as well as serving as the team's academic progress liaison. He will also help coordinate Villanova youth football coach's clinic and assist in the implementation of the Andy Talley Football Camps.
Riede came to Villanova from Allegheny College where he was an assistant from 2005-07. During his stay at Allegheny, Riede was responsible for coaching the wide receivers and overseeing all aspects of video coordination.
He is a 2003 graduate of Baldwin Wallace College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice. During his playing days at Baldwin Wallace, he was a two-year letterwinner in football and a three-year letterwinner in baseball. Riede earned a Masters Degree in Sport and Recreational Management from Kent State University in 2005.
Riede is single and resides in Philadelphia, Pa.