Andrew Bordelon comes to NIU following one season as head coach at Division III Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Md. Prior to his one season at Stevenson, Bordelon served as the head coach at Westminster College in Fulton, Mo., for three seasons. Bordelon led Westminster to a 41-20-2 overall record in three seasons, which included three NCAA Division III Tournament appearances and three Saint Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) championships.

In 2013, Bordelon guided Westminster to a 13-9-1 overall record and the Round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament, he was named the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Central Region Coach of the Year. During his final season at Westminster in 2015, Bordelon led the Blue Jays to a 17-3 record while earning SLIAC Coach of the Year honors as Westminster finished the season ranked second nationally with 82 goals scored.

Bordelon began his coaching career as an assistant coach for Swan at Drury University in Springfield, Mo., where he also played and was a four-year starter from 2006-09 and ranks fourth in school history in career assists. Bordelon earned his bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Drury in 2010 and his master’s in secondary education from Drury in 2012.