Tuesday July 20, 2009
Iowa Western CC: We hear former Drake University running back, Willie Cashmore, has joined the staff as running backs coach.
Troy: As we reported a few weeks ago, head coach Larry Blakeney has announced the hiring of former Faulkner head coach Jim Nichols. Nichols will serve as a quality control coach for the Trojans, with an emphasis on special teams.
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Monday July 20, 2009
Tulane: Our sources have just told us that Tulane is looking for a defensive GA.
Portland State: FootballScoop has confirmed that UNC grad assistant, Brad Davis, has accepted a full-time position at Portland State.
Southeastern Louisiana: Defensive graduate assistant Tra Boger has accepted a position on the Southeastern Louisiana staff. We hear Boger will be coaching either the corners or safeties.
Iowa: Kirk Ferentz has signed a new 7-year contract that runs through the 2015 season.
Monday July 20, 2009
Portland State: We are hearing that North Carolina grad assistant, Brad Davis, could be joining the Portland State staff.
Central Florida: Albert Boone has joined the UCF staff as director of player personnel. Boone previously served as the assistant general manager of ISP on the Central Florida campus.
Grad Assistant Flip Chart: Check out the bottom right hand side of our homepage. The Grad Assistant Flip Chart is up and running. For the first time, you can see the GA's and Quality Control personnel for all 120 D1 programs.
Saturday July 18, 2009
Western Kentucky: Former Kentucky State defensive coordinator Kurt Barber has joined the WKU staff as outside linebackers coach.
Friday July 17, 2009
Coahoma Community College: Former Vermillion Community College (MN) defensive coordinator, Dickie Brooks, has joined the Coahoma CC staff as defensive backs coach.
Marshall: Our sources tell us that Marshall University director of high school relations, Kyle Langerfelt, has resigned his position this morning to accept a position at another university.
Illinois: The board at the University of Illinois will meet next Thursday to decide if the university can extend the contract of head coach Ron Zook through 2014. This one-year extension would not include a raise.