|Thursday April 3, 2014||presented by:|
Northern Iowa (FCS): Former Iowa assistant Frank Verducci has joined the Northern Iowa staff as offensive tackles and tight ends coach according to the Iowa City Press-Citizen.
Bethel College (NAIA - KS): Per source, Nick Garrett is the new offensive coordinator at Bethel College.
Lawrence University (D-III - WI): Per source, Mike DuFrane has left Carthage and is now the defensive line coach at Lawrence University.
Rice: Rice is looking to schedule an FCS opponent to open the 2015 season (first weekend of the season). Interested programs can contact senior executive athletic director Rick Mello at [email protected].
Tulsa: Tulsa is looking for an experienced running backs coach / grad assistant. College playing or coaching experience preferred. Please send resumes to Clint Rountree at [email protected]
Ball State: Three grad assistants have joined Pete Lembo's staff and have been assigned positions. Defensive GA Brian Dougherty (who coached the DBs at Millkin University last year) will work with the defensive backs, offensive GA Collin Coffer (University of Indianapolis DBs coach) will help with the receivers, and defensive GA Jon Anderson (who previously coached at Wayne State in Michigan) will assist with the defensive line.
Mount Ida (D-III - MA): Scott Drosendahl has been hired to coach the offensive line. Drosendahl was a former standout quarterback at Mount Ida.
Sul Ross State (D-III - TX): John Pearce has finalized his staff. J.C. McDonald will be the offensive coordinator, former Bowling Green assistant Alex Stadler will coach the offensive line, former USC assistant Kyle Williams will be the defensive coordinator, and C.J. Richardson will be the linebackers/strength coach.
Penn: After 21 seasons, quarterbacks coach Larry Woods has officially announced his retirement.
|Wednesday April 2, 2014||presented by:|
Southeastern Louisiana (FCS): Ron Roberts' staff is looking to hire an experienced linebackers coach. Please email resume and cover letter to defensive coordinator Karl Scott at [email protected]
Alabama: In case you needed further confirmation, Tosh Lupoi's Twitter account confirms he will join the Alabama staff.
Hobart (D-III - NY): Hobart has an open date for the 2015 season. We are currently looking to fill September 19, 2015 with a home game in Geneva, NY. We are open to a multiple year contract and we would prefer a team on the east coast but open to longer distance travel. Interested parties can reach us via email at [email protected].
Dickinson State (NAIA - ND): Dickinson State has an opening for a football assistant coach/assistant track coach/instructor of health and physical education position. Salary is between $40,000 and $45,000 and begins on August 1. Teaching load is six credits. Comprehensive fringe benefit package including employer paid full family coverage for health insurance, TIAA-CREF retirement, tuition waiver benefits and much more. Completed applications are due by April 15. For more information on the position, click here.
Webber International (NAIA - FL): Webber International University is looking for a defensive backs coach. Preference will be given to candidates that have experience playing, coaching, recruiting, and with hudl. This position pays $17,000 and includes benefits. If interested please email resume, cover letter , and references to defensive coordinator Eric Potochney at [email protected]. Please NO phone calls.
East Central (D-II - OK): East Central University is looking for interns on offense, defense, and special teams. Contact DFO Brett Marsaln for further details at [email protected]. This will be a six month internship (July-December) with an option to stay in the spring.
Western Oregon (D-II): Western Oregon is seeking applicants for an assistant football coach who will coach the defensive line. The position is 12 months with pay being between $16,000-$20,000 based on experience. For qualifications and application instructions, please visit this link. No phone calls please.
Cornell: As we first told you a few weeks ago, Guido Falbo has now officially joined the staff and will coach the running backs.
|Tuesday April 1, 2014||presented by:|
Happy April's Fools everybody. If you, or someone on your staff, just crush another coach in the office with an April's Fools prank please let us know. Everyone is looking for a good laugh today!
Maine (FCS): Defensive backs coach Joe Harasymiak has been promoted to defensive coordinator.
Fordham (FCS - NY): Head coach Joe Moorhead has formally announced the hiring of Jon Wholley as assistant defensive coordinator/linebackers coach and Darin Edwards as defensive line coach. Wholley spent the past four seasons at Connecticut, and Edwards arrives after working seven years on the Sacred Heart staff.
Warner University (NAIA - FL): Per source, former Lake Wales (FL) head coach Rod Shafer will be the next head coach at Warner.
Upper Iowa: Head coach Tom Shea has filled his three open positions on staff with the additions of Chris Eads (DBs), Michael Bangston (OL), and Ben Curran (WR).
Nebraska: Per source, Brian Crist has joined the Nebraska staff as director of player personnel.
Winnipeg (CFL): Former Oakland Raiders offensive line coach Bob Wylie has been named offensive line coach of the Blue Bombers.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Kentucky Christian University is looking to fill home JV games Monday September 1st , 8th, and 15th. Please contact Coach Miller at [email protected] if interested.
Arkansas Monticello (D-II): University of Arkansas at Monticello is looking for a game for the 2014 season. The date is October 18th. Open to any level of competition. If there is interest, contact Chris Ratcliff, Director of Athletics, at 870-460-5852 or [email protected].
LSU: Former Stephen F. Austin defensive backs coach Devin Ducote has joined the LSU staff as a grad assistant working with the special teams.
TCU: Former Oklahoma State special teams grad assistant Ty Linder has joined the TCU staff as a grad assistant. We had heard back in January that Linder was headed to North Carolina...but he is now at TCU.
North Carolina A&T (FCS): Former Catawba (D-II) head coach Chip Hester is joining the NC A&T staff as receivers coach, per source.
Wake Forest: Tyler Santucci has joined the staff as assistant defensive line coach.
Holmes CC (MS): Per source, Raymond Gross will join the staff as quarterbacks / running backs coach. The former Georgia Southern quarterback has previously coached at Bethune Cookman and Howard among other stops. With Gross joining back up with Tim Stowers...buckle up, looks like some option football is coming to town.
Missouri Valley College (NAIA - MO): Missouri Valley College is seeking applicants for Student Assistant coaching positions. These positions are intended for individuals who are trying to finish up their undergraduate education. Individuals will receive a scholarship package covering a percentage of tuition, room, and board. Previous football coaching or playing experience is a plus. Interested applicants should email Assistant Coach Monty Roe at: [email protected]
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Fairmont State (D-II - WV): Head Coach Jason Woodman has filled all vacancies on the staff. Chris Harvey has been promoted to Defensive Coordinator while Jeff Horrocks (WR) and JR Dorman (Secondary/Recruiting Coordinator) round out the staff that already includes Mike Compton (OL), Ryan Dumont (RB/Special Teams) and Pat Mascaro (DL).
|Monday March 31, 2014||presented by:|
Alabama A&M: Reggie Johnson has now officially been named defensive coordinator for James Spady's staff. Johnson is the former UAB defensive coordinator.
Georgetown (FCS - DC): The school has announced the hiring of Michael Neuberger as offensive coordinator. He spent the 2013 season as running backs/tight ends coach at Cornell, and coached wide receivers at Georgetown in 2012.
Carolina Panthers: Longtime NFL coach John Ramsdell has been hired as a senior offensive assistant.
Hutchinson CC (KS): Offensive coordinator/running backs coach Josh Gooch has resigned to pursue an opportunity outside of coaching.
UCLA: McMurry (D-II - TX) receivers/special teams coordinator/recruiting coordinator Evan Burk has joined the UCLA staff as an offensive assistant.
Colby College (D-III - ME): Former Connecticut player and assistant Shane Fogarty has been named offensive coordinator at Colby College.
St. Scholastica (D-III - MD): St. John's offensive coordinator/associate head coach Kurt Ramler has been named head coach at St. Scholastica.
Frostburg State (D-III - MD): Sources tell us John Kelling has been hired as defensive coordinator. He spend the past two seasons as the defensive coordinator at the University of Mary, and six seasons before that as defensive coordinator at North Dakota.
Webber International (NAIA - FL): Defensive backs coach Kiawaukee Thomas has been named head coach at Ruskin High School in Kansas City, Mo.
Beloit College (D-III - WI): New head coach Seth Duerr has announced the following additions - Jeremy Warren, offensive coordinator/quarterbacks; Jake Marshall, wide receivers coach/recruiting coordinator; Kyle Hansgen, defensive line coach; and Matt Lee, offensive line coach. Michael Wilson remain on from the previous staff.
Upper Iowa (D-II): St. Cloud State (D-II - MN) grad assistant, and former Upper Iowa quarterback, Ben Curran has been named receivers coach.
McMurry (D-III - TX): With head coach Mason Miller departing for the Tarleton State staff, sources tell us defensive coordinator Kendall Roberson will be the interim head coach. Word we're hearing is that either Roberson or offensive coordinator Chase Holbrook has the best shot to be named the full-time head coach. Will update when more becomes clear.
Wisconsin-River Falls (D-III): UW-River Falls is looking to fill an open date for the 2015 season with the possibility of extending the contract even further. They are open Week 1 (Sept. 5) and Week 4 (Sept. 26). Preferably a home game, but willing to negotiate. If interested please contact assistant coach, Matt Ebner, via email at [email protected].
Riverside (CC - CA): Per source, Greg Hoyd will be the new linebackers coach at Riverside.
Norfolk State (FCS - VA): In addition to the hiring of Donald Hill-Eley as offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach, Norfolk State has added Gordon Gregory as quarterbacks coach.
Morrisville State College (D-III - NY): Morrisville State College located in Morrisville, N.Y. (30 miles southeast of Syracuse) is seeking applicants for a Restricted Earnings assistant coaching position. Preferred candidates will have playing and/or coaching experience at LB or DB, as well as on special teams. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Coaching your own position, academic monitoring of student-athletes, practice and game film breakdown (HUDL), as well as the successful recruitment of qualified and competitive student-athletes in your assigned recruiting area. Compensation package includes: $5,000 stipend, on-campus housing, some meals, plus other opportunities to supplement income within the athletic and/or academic support departments. In addition, because of employment within SUNY, this position is entitled to receive a tuition waiver for one graduate class per semester at any other SUNY institution (preferably online classes). Probable start date is August 1st, 2014. Interested candidates should email head coach Curt Fitzpatrick at [email protected]. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Delaware (FCS): Head coach Dave Brock has formally announced the hiring of Eddie Allen as special teams coordinator/tight ends coach and the promotion of defensive line coach Dennis Dottin-Carter to co-defensive coordinator.
Sunday March 30, 2014
Alabama: Former Cal and Washington defensive line coach Tosh Lupoi is expected to join the staff in an off-the-field role, most likely in the personnel department, according to Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com.