Tommy Harvell is in his third season at MTSU as the program's defensive video graduate assistant.
Harvell made his way to the Blue Raiders after serving as the defensive line coach at Tyler Junior College in 2006. Prior to his one year at Tyler, Harvell was a student assistant coach at Florida State, in 2004 and 2005, where he helped with special teams and defensive ends.
Harvell is from Baker, Florida, and played football for Baker High School.
Harvell earned his degree in physical education from Florida State in 2005. He graduated with a master's degree in sports management from Middle Tennessee in December 2008.