Clay Helton (born June 24, 1972) is the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the USC Trojans football team. He was hired to be the teams quarterbacks coach in 2010. In 2013 he was promoted to offensive coordinator. He served as the team's interim head coach during their bowl game.
He has also been a coach for Duke Blue Devils, Houston Cougars and Memphis Tigers. His father Kim Helton, has coached teams in college, the National Football League and the Canadian Football League since 1973.