Monday July 6, 2009 (Update 2)
San Bernardino Valley: FootballScoop is hearing that San Bernardino Valley College could be very close to naming Kevin Emerson as the new head football coach. Emerson was the head coach at Citrus College this past season.
UTEP: Former Midwestern State strength coach / wide receivers coach Justin Carrigan has joined the UTEP staff as a grad assistant.
Monday July 6, 2009
UL-Lafayette: Our sources are telling us that ULL has hired Brian Wallace as the defensive GA. Wallace previously served as the linebackers coach at Louisiana College.
Portland State: We hear offensive line coach Jim Craft and wide receivers coach Kevin Strasser are being considered for the offensive coordinator position. The position came available three weeks ago when veteran coach Mouse Davis announced his retirement. A replacement could be named later this week.
IUP: Former Midwestern State (TX) grad assistant Tye Desiderio has joined the Indiana University (PA) staff as a grad assistant.
Friday July 3, 2009
Prairie View A&M: 3 Prairie View A&M coaches will serve internships with NFL teams this summer. Defensive coordinator Heishma Northern (Oakland Raiders), running backs coach Dwayne Foster (Buffalo Bills), and defensive line coach Miles Brandon (Pittsburgh Steelers).
LSU: FootballScoop has learned that Sherman Morris has been promoted to Director of Player Personnel.
Wagner College: Former Yale University linebacker Bobby Abare has joined the Wagner staff as the new linebackers coach.
Thursday July 2, 2009
Bowling Green: We hear Scott Seeliger has accepted the director of high school and alumni relations job at BGSU.
Montana State: Former Wyoming running backs coach Bryan Applewhite has been hired at Montana State in the same capacity. Applewhite coached the running backs at Wyoming under previous head coach Joe Glenn.
Wednesday July 1, 2009 (Update 2)
University of Dayton: FootballScoop has learned that assistant coach James Stanley will intern this summer with the Detroit Lions as part of the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Fellowship.
AstroTurf News: St. Louis Rams select State-Of-The-Art system from AstroTurf® for practice field. First NFL team to install an advanced synthetic turf system from AstroTurf®.