At age 32 he becomes the youngest head coach in major college football.
Fleck was a standout receiver for the Huskies from 1999-2002. He has since been an assistant coach at Ohio State, NIU, and Rutgers. He is currently the receivers coach for the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Fleck is a native of Sugar Grove, Illinois near DeKalb. He played high school football at Maple Park Kaneland.