Monday June 8, 2009 (Update 2)

Georiga: We are hearing that UAB defensive GA, Malcolm Doolittle, has been hired as a defensive GA at the University of Georgia.  Doolittle will be counted on to "do alot" at UGA.  Sorry, we had to.

Harvard: We are also hearing that Wagner College defensive backs coach Mike Horan has just accepted the defensive assistant job at Harvard.

Newberry: Our sources tell us Zochiah Ellis, the offensive GA at UAB, has been named running backs coach at Newberry.
Monday June 8, 2009

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College at Brockport (NY): Our sources tell us that Fordham University running backs coach, Ryan Fullen, has accepted the linebackers/video coordinator job at the College at Brockport. 

Houston: University of Akron athletic director Mack Rhoades is a finalist for the UH athletic director position.

2011 Open Dates Database: our first version will go up tomorrow.  Visit the OPEN DATES pages to fill out your schedule needs for 2011.

Savannah State: Savannah State officially announced the promotion of wide receivers coach Eddie Johnson to offensive coordinator.  Johnson will now coach the quarterbacks as well.  Johnson served as the interim offensive coordinator during spring ball.  FootballScoop was able to bring you this news in late April. 

Tennessee: We hear director of player personnel, Paul Gonnella, has left the UT staff.  Gonnella had previously served in the same capacity for head coach Butch Davis at UNC, where Davis relied very heavily on Gonnella. Furthermore, coordinator of football operations Scott Altizer will no longer serve in the UT recruiting department.  After 15 years of service, Altizer is moving into a new role with the UT event management department. 
Friday June 5, 2009

University of Minnesota: We hear the Gophers have a quality control job open.

Truman State: We hear former Stonehill special teams coordinator / defensive line coach, Matt St. Germain, has accepted the defensive line / strength coach position with Truman State.

High School Coaches: Please take 2 minutes to visit THE COACH TRACKER, so that you can update your contact information. 

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We thought it was interesting that the offensive coordinator at 32 programs does not coach the quarterbacks.  Take a look at the Division-I list of coordinators that do not coach the QB's.  Programs with co-coordinators are not listed.

Offensive coordinator / offensive line coaches
Kim Helton (UAB)
Jeff Quinn (Cincinnati)
Steve Addazio (Florida)
Ron Hudson (ULL)
Chris Klenakis (Nevada)
Matt Limegrover (Northern Illinois)
Jim Bollman (Ohio St)
Steve Morton (San Jose St)
Matt Campbell (Toledo)
Herb Hand (Tulsa)
Steed Lobotzke (Wake Forest)
Walter Wells (Western Kentucky)
Offensive coordinator / wide receiver coaches
Greg Peterson (Colorado St)
Darryl Jackson (FAU)
A.J. Pratt (Kent St)
Joker Phillips (Kentucky)
Paul Petrino (Louisville)
John Morton (USC)
Darrell Wyatt (USM)
David Shaw (Stanford)
Nolan Cromwell (Texas A&M)
Offensive coordinator / tight end coaches
Ted Cain (Vanderbilt)
Bryan Stinespring (Va Tech)
Offensive coordinator / tight end & fullback coaches 
Kevin Wilson (Oklahoma)
Offensive coordinator / running back coaches
Darrell Dickey (New Mexico)
Galen Hall (Penn St)
Offensive coordinator / slot receiver & tight end coaches
Calvin McGee (Michigan)
Offensive coordinator / inside receiver coaches
Robert Anae (BYU)
Thursday June 4, 2009 (Update 2)

Minnesota: We hear there is a quality control job open at Minnesota.

Alcorn State: Head coach Earnest Collins Jr. is participating in an internship with the Minnesota Vikings for the next 2 weeks.

Indiana State: Morgan Turner, the son of Chicago Bears OC Ron Turner, has joined the staff as quarterbacks coach. 

LA Tech: Our sources have just informed us that fomer Tyler JC (TX) volunteer assistant Schirra Fields has accepted a football intern position on Derek Dooley's staff at LA Tech.  Fields is a former LSU wide receiver.
West Virginia: Check the strength scoop


Delta State University: seeks a Graduate Assistant for the Football program. Responsibilities include working with video editing systems and/or equipment room duties as well to be determined on-field responsibilities. Fax resume, and names and phone numbers of three references to: Delta State University Football Office Ryan Barker (662) 846-4297.  No phone calls please.  
Thursday June 4, 2009

Charlotte: University officials are still hoping to compete in football during the 2013 season.  Progress is being made.  We hear several D1 assistants are already networking & aligning themselves for this head coaching position.
Iowa State and Oregon State: assistant DFO news

Maine: Defensive backs / special teams coordinator Joe Rossi has been promoted to defensive coordinator.  Running backs coach Kevin Cahill will assume the special teams coordinator position in addition to coaching the running backs.

St. Augustine: We hear St. Augustine has hired former Johnson C. Smith head coach Daryl McNeil as the new running backs coach.  McNeil will also assist with the special teams.


Middlebury College: is seeking an Assistant Football Coach to assist the head coach in all phases of the football program including coaching your own position, scouting, recruiting, and other duties as assigned. Required skills: • A demonstrated ability to coach at the collegiate level. • A thorough and demonstrated knowledge of coaching football. • The ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally with prospective student-athletes. The candidate must have the ability to support the mission of academic and athletic excellence at Middlebury College. This is a 6 month entry-level, hourly, non-exempt, position that will qualify for overtime pay. The pay range is $11.00 - $13.00 per hour. The search will be held open until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin immediately. All applications must be submitted on-line at: http://go.middlebury.edu/jobs . For assistance, please call Human Resources at 802-443-5465. Middlebury College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

University of Sioux Falls: This part-time position begins August 1st, 2009 and runs through December 31st, 2009.   Responsibilities within the football staff include: coaching defensive line group, identifying and recruiting prospective student-athletes, film breakdown and analysis, practice planning, mentoring and supporting students, and other duties assigned by the head coach. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume, including the names and telephone numbers of three references (via e-mail) to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  A review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  No phone calls, please.

Tiffin University: seeks a Defensive Graduate Assistant for the Football program. Responsibilities include working on the Defensive side of the ball, communication to and from the Football staff and the Administration of the University and NCAA.  The Coach is a contact for all recruits in his area, and is involved with the implementation of all Football programs duties as directed by the Defensive Coordinator or Head Coach, including (but not limited to) recruiting and retention of student athletes, practice and game preparation, fund-raising, community service, opponent breakdowns, and inputting video, and strict adherence to NCAA, and University rules. Candidates must be accepted into a Graduate Program at Tiffin University. A background on the Defensive Line is preferred. Proficiency in office computer programs required. Candidate must also have strong communication, and interpersonal skills; a record of integrity and leadership; a willingness; to advance the goals of the Tiffin University Department of Athletics, including fund raising and a commitment to the academic success and graduation of student-athletes. Knowledge or recruiting background of Ohio, or the surrounding area is preferred.  Position includes Tuition, Housing, and a $5000 Stipend.   Send resume, and names and phone numbers of three references to: Tiffin University,  Football Office Mark Rhea, 155 Miami Street, Tiffin, Ohio 44883 Or E-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
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