Athletics Director

rigsCraig Rigsbee
Director of Athletics


Craig currently is the Director of Health, Kinesiology and Athletics, a post he assumed in July 2005 after coaching football at Butte for the last 22 years, 16 of those as the head coach.

Coach Rigsbee took his roadrunner teams to 10 conference titles, 15 bowl appearances and winning 10 bowl games. Craig has been voted the California Community College Coach of the Year three times and was elected into the CCCAA football hall of fame in 2011.

He continually promotes Butte College and BC athletics and is proud of the many student-athletes Butte has guided to universities and colleges. Craig monitors Butte College athletes who must sign and compete under a code of honor and conduct. He also oversees a large and diverse department that includes coordinating different fundraisers and Athletic Hall of Fame.

Craig lives in Chico.