Thursday December 4, 2008
Clemson: Tennessee defensive coordinator John Chavis has interviewed at Clemson.
East Central University (OK): It appears Kansas State assistant head coach Tim McCarty will once again become the head coach at East Central University.
Fort Valley State: Sources tell FootballScoop that Tennessee State defensive coordinator Rod Reed will interview for the head coaching position at Fort Valley State.
Washington: Fresno State head coach Pat Hill withdrew his name from consideration to become the next head coach at Washington.
Thursday December 4, 2008 (Update 2)
Clemson: Former Mississippi State assistants Woody McCorvey and Charlie Harbison have joined the staff at Clemson. Harbison is expected to coach the defensive backs. McCorvey's role is uncertain at this point.
Iowa State: We hear that former Auburn offensive coordinator Al Borges is a candidate to become the offensive coordinator at Iowa State.
North Carolina A&T: Athletic director Wheer Brown has just released several assistant at NC A&T. Assistants Kenneth Ray, John McKenzie, Tayrone Odems, Mack Vincent, Chris Robinson, and Myron Jackson will not return. Interim head coach George Ragsdale and defensive backs coach Travis Oliver will continue to recruit until a new head football coach is hired. Sources tell FootballScoop that NC A&T is targeting several candidates including Southern Miss assistant coach Frank Wilson and Miami Hurricanes assistant Tommy Robinson.
Stillman College: Stillman College in Alabama has named L.C. Cole head football coach. Cole served as the defensive coordinator at Texas Southern this past season. Cole is also the former head coach at Alabama State and Tennessee State.
Tulane: Sources tell FootballScoop that defensive coordinator O'Neil Gilbert will not return.
Thursday December 4, 2008
Toledo: Inside sources tell FootballScoop that Oklahoma State defensive coordinator Tim Beckmen will be named head football coach as early as today.
Wednesday December 3, 2008
Auburn: Birmingham News is reporting that Auburn has dismissed head football coach Tommy Tuberville.
Utah State: Sources tell FootballScoop that Utah defensive coordinator Gary Anderson will accept the head coaching position at Utah State.
Wednesday December 3, 2008 (Update 2)
Buffalo State College: Athletic director Jerry Boyes will replace Paul Shaffner as head football coach. Shaffner was released from his duties early this week.
Mississippi State: We hear that Mississippi State has talked with Tulsa head football coach Todd Graham.
New Mexico: Sources tell us that Oklahoma State assistant Curtis Looper is definitely in the mix.
Utah State: It appears Utah defensive coordinator Gary Anderson is the leading candidate at Utah State. Anderson interviewed for the 2nd time early this week.
Wyoming: Sources tell us that Bowling Green offensive line coach Matt Campbell informed his players this afternoon that he is heading to Wyoming with Dave Christensen. We have also learned that Missouri staffer Jason Ray will be hired at Wyoming.