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Saturday July 12, 2014

Hamilton College (D-III - NY): Richard Puccio has been named offensive coordinator, and Josh Miller has been named defensive coordinator at Hamilton College. Both arrive from Alfred University (D-III - NY). 

Hampton (FCS - VA): Former Hampton head coach Donovan Rose will return to the university as a fundraiser for the athletics department. His official title will be assistant athletics director for development.

Friday July 11, 2014


West Virginia State: Head coach Jon Anderson has announced the addition of Jamal Powell as offensive line coach. Powell most recently coached the offensive line and served as the run game coordinator at Seton Hill University. 

Citadel: Lenoir-Rhyne (D-II - NC) offensive grad assistant John Ward has joined The Citadel staff.

Berry College (D-III - GA): Berry College invites applications and nominations for the full-time, 10-month position of assistant football (LBs) / track and field coach. Applicants should submit a letter of application, resume, and the contact information for three professional references to . The job is open until filled. Application review will begin immediately and continue until a qualified individual has been hired. Starting date is scheduled for August 1, 2014. Full details can be found on the college website at www.berry.edu/employment/

Bethany (D-III - WV): Bethany College is seeking qualified applicants for one internship level assistant football coach working with the running backs. Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree, a valid driver’s license, and playing experience at the collegiate level. Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience coaching at the collegiate or high school level. The start date for this position is immediate. Employment will continue through the end of the academic year with the possibility of rehire for the following year. Compensation includes stipend, room, board and a graduate school tuition waiver into Bethany’s Master of Arts in Teaching program. Letters of application along with resume and list of references can be submitted electronically to . Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Arizona Christian (NAIA): Arizona Christian University, located in Phoenix, is looking for 3 volunteer interns (1-offensive line, 1-skilled) to assist the offense and defense (1-DB/LB). Duties include analyzing film, on the field coaching, and assisting our program in various ways. This is a unpaid position, does not include housing or stipend. We are looking for Christian men that have a desire to coach college football. HUDL experience is recommended. If interested contact and send resume to .

Fort Scott (CC - KS): Fort Scott CC is looking for a paid intern coaching the defensive backs. Housing included. Applicants can email defensive coordinator Jeff Kelly at

North Texas: The Mean Green rewarded its staff with new contracts after last season's 9-4, Heart of Dallas bowl-winning season according to Brett Vito of the Denton Record-Chronicle. The salary pool for the 2014 season will be as follows: head coach Dan McCarney, $725,000; offensive coordinator Mike Canales, $190,000; defensive coordinator John Skladany, $190,000; assistant head coach/tight ends coach Nick Quartaro, $155,000; wide receivers coach/recruiting coordinator Mike Grant, $123,000; offensive line coach Mike Simmonds, $120,000; running backs coach/special teams coordinator Tommy Perry, $115,000; strength & conditioning coach Frank Wintrich, $103,000; safeties coach Perry Carter, $100,000; defensive line coach Kevin Patrick, $85,000; DFO Scotty Conley, $73,000; cornerbacks coach LaMarcus Hicks, $70,000.

NFL: Former Vikings and Ravens center Matt Birk has been tabbed as the NFL's director of football development. 

Tiffin (D-II - OH): Case Western Reserve (D-III - OH) defensive line coach Joe Cockerham is heading to Tiffin as the running backs grad assistant.

Wisconsin-Stout (D-III): Per source, University of Mary (D-II - ND) defensive ends coach Kody Morgan has accepted a job coaching the corners at UW-Stout.

Midwestern State (D-II - TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking an offensive graduate assistant football coach. The position includes a stipend, housing, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to coaching the running backs. Experience playing and coaching running backs or quarterbacks preferred. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to: Adam Austin, Assistant Coach,.

Holy Cross: Allegheny College (D-III - PA) defensive line coach Alex Bresner is the new outside linebackers coach at Holy Cross.

Thursday July 10, 2014


East Tennessee State (FCS): The school has announced the hiring of offensive line coach Erik Losey. Losey played at ETSU, and spent time on the Florida State, Western Kentucky and Campbell coaching staffs. 

Centre College (D-III - KY): Anthony Colucci has been hired to coach the tight ends at Centre College. Colucci recently finished his playing career at Capital University (D-III - OH).

Franklin Pierce (Sprint - NH): Franklin Pierce is looking to hire a grad assistant. Responsibilities: Coaching a position, recruiting and other duties as assigned by the head football coach. Position is contingent upon acceptance to graduate school. Stipend and all graduate classes are included, no housing or meals. Start date: August 1. Please send resume and references to head coach Peter Ewald at .

Black Hills State (D-II - SD): Black Hills State University is currently seeking qualified candidates for an offensive and a defensive intern position.  Preference will be given to those who have previous collegiate playing experience and/or coached a position at the High School or Collegiate level.  The positions will pay $5,000 over 10 months. No housing or benefits are included. All qualified and interested candidates should email résumé and references to .

Stephen F. Austin (FCS - TX): Head coach Clint Conque has formally announced the addition of defensive ends coach Tom Howe. 

Bethune-Cookman (FCS - FL): Former quality control assistant Tally Adams has been hired as the head coach at Stranahan (FL) High School.

Central Oklahoma (D-II): Per source, Henderson State (D-II - AR) linebackers coach (& head strength coach) Jason Smelser has agreed to become the new linebackers / special teams coordinator at Central Oklahoma. 

Oklahoma Panhandle State: Head coach Russell Gaskamp has tabbed Jarry Poth as the program's new defensive coordinator. Poth brings 19 years of coaching experience, including 16 at the high school level, and two seasons at Sul Ross State, most recently as the defensive coordinator.

University of St. Mary (KS): Tim Brooks has accepted the defensive coordinator job, per source. Brooks was a grad assistant at Texas A&M Commerce.

Valdosta State (D-II - GA): Justin Roper has been hired to coach the quarterbacks at Valdosta State. Roper, a former Oregon quarterback, had been coaching the running backs at Findlay (D-II - OH).

Vermillion CC (MN): Terrence Isaac has accepted the defensive coordinator / recruiting coordinator position. Terrence was an assistant at coach at Cedar Hill HS (TX) last season.

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Pearl River CC (MS): Pearl River Community College is accepting applications for an offensive analyst position. Preference will be given to applicants with strong Hudl backgrounds. The position will include Hudl and video responsibilities, some on-field and meeting responsibilities with running backs and/or tight ends, a recruiting area, plus assistant dorm director. The pay is $5000 plus room and board. Hard working candidates will learn a LOT of football in a very competitive league and gain strong experiences while expanding their coaching network. Please email resume detailing experience along with a cover letter to . NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!

Wednesday July 9, 2014


Idaho: The Vandals have hired former UMass head coach Charley Molnar as wide receivers coach. 

Samford (FCS - AL): Per source, Bobby Blick has accepted the tight ends position at Samford. Blick served as the tight ends coach at Elon the past three seasons, and most recently served as special teams quality control at Georgia Tech over the spring. 

Jackson State (FCS - MS): Defensive line coach Paul Spicer has resigned due to family reasons, the school announced today. Spicer joined the staff in February. 

Missouri: Per source, Illinois offensive line coach AJ Ricker will join the Missouri staff in the same role. Ricker takes over for Bruce Walker who recently decided to retire.

Nassau Community College (NY): Nassau Community College looking for a single game. Open to play a JUCO, JV, or Prep. NCC willing to travel. Open Dates- October 10, 11 or October 31, November 1st. If interested contact Head Coach Joe Osovet at: .

ESPN: According to Gil Brandt, Mack Brown will pair with John Saunders for ESPN's pre-game, halftime and post-game studio coverage. 

Ohio Northern (D-III): Ohio Northern University is seeking an entry level Recruiting Assistant. This position is available to those aspiring to work in operations and player personnel. This is an off the field position that offers free housing and $250.00 per month. The contract will run from Aug. 1st to Dec. 31st with possible renewal through May 31st. This position will assist in high school player evaluation, on campus recruiting, travel, and all other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Strong communication and computer skills preferred. Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Devin Russell at . No phone calls please.

Montana State (FCS): Montana State has an immediate opening for a special teams intern. This is a volunteer position with some meals and no housing. Position will report directly to the special teams coordinator and responsibilities will include, but not limited to, data entry, film breakdown, scouting reports, scout team organization and game planning. Email resumes and references . No phone calls please.

Seton Hill (D-II - PA): Seton Hill University is currently seeking qualified candidates for a defensive intern position as linebacker coach. On the road recruiting experience at the college level is preferred. The positions will pay $11,000 over 12 months and provide $800 for use at the university dining hall. No housing or benefits are included. All qualified and interested candidates should email résumé and references to .

Weber State (FCS - UT): Weber State University, located in Ogden Utah, has an immediate opening for the position of defensive graduate assistant working with the defensive secondary. Previous coaching and / or playing experience in the secondary is required. Applicants must be able to gain admittance into the graduate school with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Please email a resume and cover letter to .

Lenoir-Rhyne (D-II - NC): LRU has an opening for an offensive graduate assistant. Preferable experience; NSCA/CSCA certified, offensive line background. The applicant must be able to gain entrance into graduate school. Compensation includes a combination of housing, stipend, meals, & classes. Interested candidates should email resume and list of references to associate HC/OL coach Tom Simi at

Kansas Wesleyan (NAIA): Kansas Wesleyan has hired Joe Morrissey to serve as a grad assistant working the running backs and tight ends. Morrissey previously worked in the recruiting offices at Iowa. 

Augustana (D-II - SD): Augustana College has an opening for an offensive graduate assistant coach. Preferable experience coaching or playing on offense. The job includes coaching a position, use of Hudl editing system, and other administrative duties as assigned by the head coach. The applicant must be able to gain entrance into graduate school. Compensation includes combination of stipend and classes. Candidates should email resume to if interested

West Alabama (D-II): West Alabama is looking for a special teams intern. Experience working with kickers and snappers is preferred. Interested candidates can email .

Southern Arkansas (D-II - AR): SAU has an opening for a graduate assistant running backs coach. Preferable experience coaching or playing running back. The job includes coaching a position, use of Hudl editing system, and other administrative duties as assigned by the head coach and coordinator. The applicant must be able to gain entrance into graduate school. Compensation includes combination of stipend and classes. Candidates should email resume to  if interested.

Stillman College (D-II - AL): John Causey has been added to the staff as offensive line coach. 

Faulkner (NAIA - AL): Per source, Faulkner University has hired Shawn Sutton, the offensive coordinator at Mountain Brook HS (AL), as their receivers coach, and TJ Lynch to coach the outside linebackers. Lynch most recently coached the outside linebackers at St. Joseph College (D-II - IN).

Tuesday July 8, 2014


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Albion (D-III - MI): Albion College has an opening for a part-time assistant coach working with either wide receivers or defensive backs. The position has a stipend ($4,000 for August 1-November 30 with $1,000 additional for spring practice). There are no benefits, housing or meals with the position (stipend only). Interested candidates should e-mail resume and list of references to head coach Craig Rundle at .

Georgia Southern: Former standout and College Football Hall of Fame member Tracy Ham has joined the athletic department staff. See details on AD Scoop.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Wisconsin-Whitewater (D-III) offensive line coach Daryl Agpalsa is joining the Jags organization as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program. 

Averett (D-III - VA): Joseph Roane has joined the staff as linebackers coach.

Alfred (D-III - NY): The school has announced the appointment of defensive coordinator Brent Barnes and defensive backs coach Lazarus Morgan. 

Mary Hardin-Baylor (D-III - TX): Quarterbacks coach Cody Fredenburg has been promoted to offensive coordinator. 

New Mexico Highlands: Receivers coach DeAndre Green has accepted the offensive coordinator job at Steller Prep Academy (Hayward, CA).

East Mississippi CC: Defensive line coach Decarlos Holmes has resigned to take a position at Bastrop HS (LA) due to family reasons.

Missouri S&T: Missouri S&T is looking to schedule a home game for October 10th, 2015. Please contact head football coach Tyler Fenwick at  if interested.

Lycoming (D-III - PA): Lycoming College is accepting applications for an intern position. Responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all facets of the program, including coaching a position, the recruitment of quality student athletes, organization and planning of all practices, game preparation, film breakdown, and monitoring the academic progress of student athletes. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience with QB/WR's preferred. This is a nine month position and includes a monthly stipend, but not housing. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and References to Assistant Coach Pat Taylor at . No phone calls please.

West Georgia: The University of West Georgia is seeking a defensive grad assistant with strong computer skills and coaching experience. Applicants who have experience with XOS software are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should email their resumes to . No phone calls please.

Oklahoma: Per source, Oklahoma offensive grad assistant Jon Cooper has left the program and has accepted a position outside of coaching. 

Central Washington (D-II): Central Washington University football program is looking for two defensive positions, one seasonal stipend and one grad assistant.  The seasonal position will be contracted from August through December.  This position will require two years defensive positional coaching experience.  The GA position is a tuition waiver plus stipend position.  Defensive coaching experience preferred. Please send all inquires to and specify in subject line whether its the GA or stipend position that is being referenced.

Tennessee State (FCS): Tennessee State has an opening for an offensive line grad assistant. Please send resumes to offensive line coach Russ Ehrenheld at  

Louisburg College (CC - NC): Bobby Finch Jr has joined the staff as head strength and conditioning coach and defensive line coach. 

Lindenwood University (D-II - MO): Lindenwood has an opening for a defensive graduate assistant coach.  Preferable experience coaching or playing Defensive Back.  The job includes coaching a position, recruiting, use of digital editing system, and other administrative duties as assigned by the head coach and coordinator.  Entrance into Graduate school requires a 3.0 cumulative undergraduate GPA.  The position will begin immediately.  Compensation includes combination of Stipend and Classes.  Candidates should email resume to:

Waldorf College (NAIA - IA): Waldorf, a private NAIA institution located in Forest City, Iowa has an opening for a graduate assistant. Responsibilities include coaching the defensive back position. Experience at this position is preferred.  HUDL proficiency required. Duties include, equipment, recruiting, and other responsibilities designated by the head coach. Compensation includes $1000 monthly stipend for a nine month contract, housing, and 100% graduate school tuition waiver. Start date is July 20th.  Please email qualifications to Kent Anderson, Head Football Coach, at . No phone calls please.

Notre Dame College (DII - OH): Notre Dame College is seeking a home/away contract for September 19, 2015 & September 17th, 2016. Please contact, Adam Howard, Head Football Coach at .

Presentation College (NAIA - SD): Presentation, a NAIA school that plays in the North Star Athletic Association, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Intern Football Coach.  This is an entry level position, designed to provide the successful candidate coaching and administrative experience.  Responsibilities will include coaching a position on the Offense/Defense to be determined, and assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of the program (practice and game preparation, recruiting, fundraising, video breakdown, camps, equipment, community involvement, and other duties as assigned).  The successful candidate will have integrity and respect, excellent interpersonal, organizational and leadership skills with the ability to work effectively with all constituents.  This position pays a stipend of $6000, with no housing or benefits.  Position will begin August 1, 2014, and end on May 30, 2015.  Bachelor’s degree required, with coaching/playing experience preferred.  Interviews will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Apply online by visiting http://www.presentation.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities  EEO

Ave Maria (NAIA - FL): Ave Maria University is no longer accepting resumes for the defensive line job. 

Marietta College (D-III - OH): Marietta College is seeking applications for a full-time entry level coaching position (Defensive Backs). It is a ten-month position (August to May) Playing or coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred. Responsibilities will include: on field coaching, practice and game preparation, on road recruiting, video editing (Hudl), academic support, and other duties as assigned by Head Football coach and Athletic Director. Salary is $12,000 per year. Room and board are not included. Please submit: Resume, Cover Letter, and three professional references to

Arizona Western College (JC): Located in Yuma, Arizona, Arizona Western is searching for a Linebacker coach. This is a part-time position with a stipend of $6,800 plus housing. Responsibilities will include recruiting and coaching your own position. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, collegiate playing experience and or coaching experience, excellent communication and leadership skills. Please forward all request to Coach Minnick at

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