Paul Gonzales is in his second season as the graduate assistant for the TCU defense, working with Coach Cross and the linebackers. He assisted Coach Glasgow and the safeties in 2012.
Gonzales came to TCU in 2012 after serving two seasons as the defensive backs coach at Pacific University. He also served as a defensive assistant at UC Davis (2008-2009) and was an offensive assistant at Pioneer High School in Woodland, Calif. in 2007.
A native of San Jose, Calif. Gonzales was a four-year letterman for UC Davis baseball team. He earned his degree from UC Davis in communication and psychology.