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Friday May 9, 2014 presented by:  {module 180}

Wyoming: Former Wyoming defensive coordinator, along with former Idaho and Nevada head coach, Chris Tormey is the new head coach at South Whidbey (WA) High School. 

Jason Gesser: Former Idaho and Wyoming assistant Jason Gesser will work on the Washington State football broadcast team for IMG which holds the radio broadcast rights. 

Black Hills State (D-II - SD): Black Hills State University, located in Spearfish, SD has 3 Graduate Assistant coaching positions beginning August 1st. The position includes a stipend and reduced tuition. Responsibilities include coaching a position (DL, DB, WR), film breakdown and data entry (HUDL), recruiting, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach and Athletic Director. The ideal candidate would have a minimum 1 year coaching experience or collegiate playing experience. Candidates must be able to gain acceptance to graduate school. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to

McMurry (D-III - TX): Per source, University of St. Mary (NAIA - KS) head coach Lance Hinson will be named head coach at McMurry University. 

LSU: Offensive quality control intern Aaron Vice has accepted the offensive coordinator role at Denham Springs High School. TigerBait reported the move yesterday

Concordia College (AL): Defensive line coach/strength and conditioning coach Eric Martinear has been hired as the head coach at Ellwood Christian Academy (AL). 

Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum is no longer accepting applicants for their full-time defensive backs job, and intern wide receivers position. Thank you for the overwhelming response.

Gettysburg (D-III - PA): Per source, Illinois Wesleyan (D-III) grad assistant Andy Dicken has accepted the defensive backs job at Gettysburg College.

Rhodes (D-III - TN): Rhodes College has promoted passing game coordinator / receivers coach Ryan Larsen to co-offensive coordinator / recruiting coordinator / quarterbacks coach.

Youngstown State: Youngstown State has named Jim Tressel their new president. The board of trustees unanimously voted Tressel in this morning. Per source, Tressel was also offered the same position at Akron but chose to accept the position at Youngstown. 

Northwestern: Per source, former Montana State standout, and defensive intern, Clay Bignell has accepted the Northwestern defensive line grad assistant position.

NC State: Per source, Penn State recruiting grad assistant Ty Howie is heading to NC State as the offensive line grad assistant.

Tulane: Wayne Cordova has joined Curtis Johnson's staff as director of player personnel. Cordova served in a similar post at Grambling State, and is the former head coach at St. Augustine HS (LA).

Thursday May 8, 2014 presented by:  {module 212}

Mother's Day is this Sunday. Just a reminder guys. 

New Mexico State: Per source, Colorado State Pueblo offensive line coach Chris Symington will be named offensive line coach at NMSU tomorrow. 

Lycoming (D-III - PA): Lycoming College is accepting applications for an Intern Position. Responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all facets of the program, including coaching a position, the recruitment of quality student athletes, organization and planning of all practices, game preparation, film breakdown, and monitoring the academic progress of student athletes. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience with the Secondary are preferred. This is a nine month position and includes a monthly stipend, but not housing. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and References to . No phone calls please.

Northwestern: Per source, Geneva College (D-III - PA) quarterbacks / receivers coach David Girardi is joining the staff as offensive quality control and Montana State (FCS) director of football operations Nate Parseghian is coming on board as a recruiting assistant. For those asking, and how could you not, we under that yes, Nate is related to Ara. 

Stony Brook (FCS - NY): Northwestern defensive grad assistant Rob Noel has accepted the defensive line job at Stony Brook, per sources. We understand that the position at Northwestern has already been filled. 

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St. John's (D-III - MN): Former offensive coordinator Jim Gagliardi will return to his post after spending 2013 as football operations coordinator and wide receivers coach. It will be his 23rd season on the Johnnies' staff. Additionally, co-defensive coordinator Brandon Novak will focus solely on football and drop his role as head wrestling coach.

Minnesota: Colorado School of Mines associate DFO and recruiting operations coordinator Morgan Liggett has joined the Minnesota staff as a full time recruiting assistant, per sources.

Virginia Tech: Sources tell us that Virginia Tech is looking to fill two new positions...director of player personnel and director of high school relations. 

Methodist (D-III - NC): Methodist University is seeking an assistant coach that will work with the Wide Receivers. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required. Proven Division III recruiting experience required. Position is Full Time with benefits. Responsibilities include coaching a position, recruiting, academic monitoring and support, video, scouting, equipment control, and assisting the Head Coach in all phases of the program. Candidates should email a resume and names and contact information of 3 professional references to . No phone calls.

Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III): Former head coach Dennis Miller is returning to the sidelines and will take over the head coaching duties. Miller has resigned from his administrative and VP of student affairs roles to return to coaching.

Salisbury (D-III - MD): Salisbury University needs to fill an open date on September 5, 2015 (Week 1) or possibly September 12, 2015 (Week 2). If interested please contact Ryan Fleetwood at or (410) 541-6642

Mississippi Valley State (FCS): Mississippi Valley State is looking to for an opponent for a Home game. The available dates are September 5th or November 28th 2015. If interested please contact Coach Jack Bush at or 601-667-9864.

Georgia Tech: Matt Griffin, who joined Paul Johnson's staff last spring as the director of player personnel, is no longer with the staff, per the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

Millsaps (D-III - MS): Millsaps is looking for a restricted earnings coach with defensive back experience. Experience with DVSport software is preferred. Please email resumes to Brandon Lechtenberg at .

Benedict College (D-II - SC): Benedict College is looking for a volunteer kicking coach. No stipend, housing or meals. Prefer SC residents. Please send resumes to head coach James Woody at  if interested. No phone calls please.

Tufts University: Assistant coach Tom Beaton has been promoted to full-time assistant and will coach the slot receivers / running backs and serve as recruiting coordinator. Tufts has no open positions on staff at this time.

Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum University is now accepting applications for an Intern Football position to begin August 1, 2014. The position is a one year renewable contract with a $19,100 stipend and housing. Duties include assisting with all phases of the football program, coaching wide receivers and any additional duties assigned by the Director of Athletics. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree and intercollegiate football experience. Send a letter of application, resume, and a list of references to head coach Al Logan at . Please make reference to the position that you are applying for in your cover letter. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Please no calls.

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Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum University is now accepting applications for a full-time assistant football coach to begin August 1, 2014. The position is an entry level position with a one year renewable contract. Duties include assisting with all phases of the football program, coaching defensive backs and any additional duties assigned by the Director of Athletics. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree and intercollegiate football experience. Send a letter of application, resume, and a list of references to: head coach Al Logan at . Please make reference to the position that you are applying for in your cover letter. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Please no calls.

Wednesday May 7, 2014 presented by:  {module 264}

Western Kentucky: Greg Brohm has joined the staff as director of football operations. 

Akron: Kent Roosevelt (OH) High School head coach John Nemec will become the new director of player personnel at Akron according to the Akron Beacon-Journal. 

Lewis and Clark College (D-III - OR): Defensive coordinator Tim Jacobs has accepted the head job at Putnam (OR) High School. 

Heidelberg (D-III - OH): Heidelberg University is no longer accepting applications for their wide receiver position. We would like to thank the coaching community for the overwhelming interest.

Miami Dolphins: Miami has hired former IMG executive Chris Clements as their senior vice president and CFO, per Tom Garfinkel.

Green Bay Packers: As we previously reported last week, Green Bay has now officially announced New Mexico State offensive line coach Steve Marshall as their assistant offensive line coach.

Benedict (D-II - SC): Benedict College is looking for a volunteer defensive coach. No stipend, housing or meals will be included with this position. Prefer South Carolina residents. Please send resumes to head coach James Woody at  if interested. No phone calls please.

Concordia University (D-II - St. Paul, MN): Concordia University is looking for applicants for a defensive line coach and special teams coordinator. This is a full time position. All interested applicants can email defensive coordinator Todd Strop at .

Augustana (D-III - IL): Augustana is no longer accepting materials for their offensive intern position. Phone interviews are currently being arranged with the selected finalists. Thank you for the overwhelming response.

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Ursinus (D-III - PA): Head coach Pete Gallagher has made a few changes to his coaching staff. Defensive line coach Marc Lordi has been promoted to defensive coordinator, Shane Eachus has returned from James Madison and has been named assistant defensive coordinator / defensive backs coach / special teams coordinator, Travis Ford-Bey will coach the linebackers, and Bruce Fleming will assist with the defensive backs.

Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III - WI): Receivers coach / special teams coordinator Dave Archibald has been hired as offensive coordinator at Whitnall HS (WI). Archibald has spent the past seven years with the WLU program.

Union College (NAIA - KY): Union College is looking for an opponent for a home game. The available dates are September 6th (preferred) or September 27th, 2014. If interested please contact Director of Athletics Tim Curry at or (606) 546-1682.

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Texas A&M: Mikado Hinson is joining the A&M staff as director of player development. Hinson is a longtime member of the University of Houston staff.

Bridgton Academy (Postgrad - ME): Bridgton Academy, a prep school in Maine, has a few openings on their coaching staff. Go here for more details.

Wednesday May 6, 2014 presented by:  {module 178}

Snow College (CC - UT): Snow College located in Ephraim, UT is looking to fill two part-time coaching positions (one offense, one defense) for this upcoming Fall. Experience with OL/TE/RB on offense, DB/LB on defense. Coordinating of specials teams is a possibility based on experience. Pay ranges anywhere from $10,000- $15,000 with no benefits. On-campus housing is available based on the individuals' situation. Please email Offensive Coordinator, Zac Connors with a letter of interest and Resume to . Position will start ASAP. No phone calls please.

Southeastern Louisiana (FCS): Ron Roberts has hired Tyler Hennes as running backs coach. Hennes spent the last three years coaching the quarterbacks at Southeast Missouri.

Heidelberg (D-III - OH): Heidelberg University is seeking an experienced Wide Receiver Coach, with a minimum of five years experience at the college level. This is a full-time position, with health benefits. Duties include recruiting, coaching wide receivers, offensive game plan duties, and secondary responsibilities assigned by the head coach and athletic director. Salary commensurate with experience. Candidates with recruiting experience in Ohio, Florida or Texas strongly encouraged to apply. Please submit resume, cover letter, and references to Corey Fillipovich at .

East Texas Baptist (D-III - TX): ETBU is looking for a Division III/NAIA opponent for week 2 in 2015/2016. September 12, 2015 may be an away contest and 2016 needs to be a home contest. If interested please contact Joshua Eargle at .

Kentucky: The university has announced a contract extension for Mark Stoops taking him through 2018. According to Kyle Tucker, the extension includes a raise in the final two seasons ($2.5 million in 2017-2018 and $2.65 million in 2018-2019). Each of Stoops' assistants also received extensions, and many of them got raises, bumping the staff's total annual pool up $280,000.

Virginia University of Lynchburg (USCAA): Virginia University of Lynchburg is seeking applicants for two graduate assistant positions working with the offensive line and defensive backs. Playing and / or coaching experience of the position is preferred (for the OL position, we are looking for spread experience). Bachelor’s Degree required. Incumbents will be responsible for all aspects of the their position including film breakdown, scouting reports, recruiting, video, equipment duties and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Benefits at the moment include a tuition waiver, meals, and room/board. VUL offers Graduate programs in Organizational Management and Divinity. These positions begin immediately. Please send a cover letter, resume and references to Administrative Assistant to Athletics at . No phone calls.

Union (NAIA - KY): Union College is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant position working with the wide receivers. Experience playing in a spread offense / WR or coaching WRs is preferred. Bachelor’s Degree and valid driver’s license required. Responsible for all aspects of the WR position, film breakdown, scouting reports, recruiting, equipment duties and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Stipend is $4500 for 10 months (August to May) and a Tuition waiver. No housing or meals. Union College offers Graduate programs in Education and Psychology. The position begins August 1st. Please send a cover letter, resume and references to Offensive Coordinator Marco Knorr at . No phone calls.

New Mexico: The University of New Mexico is accepting applications for an offensive graduate assistant to work with the wide receivers. Applicants should have playing or coaching experience with wide receivers and must have completed their undergraduate degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Interested applicants should send your resume to Director of Football Operations Brian DeSpain at . Deadline for applications is Monday, May 12. No phone calls please.

Middle Tennessee: Running backs coach Mike Polly has added the title of special teams coordinator.

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (D-III - CA): Per source, special teams coordinator and linebackers coach Mark Odin has been promoted to defensive coordinator / linebackers coach.

Monday May 5, 2014 presented by:  {module 187}

Scott (@FootballScoop) and Zach (@Zach_Barnett) are both heading to the DFO meetings over the next few days. Follow them on Twitter for updates from the event.

Our condolences are with the family of Florida head coach Will Muschamp, who lost his father (Herbert Larry Muschamp) last week. Please keep the Muschamp family in your prayers.

Brown: Todd Parsons has joined the staff as quarterbacks coach. Parsons served as the wide receivers and special teams coordinator at Assumption College (D-II - MA) last season.

Jim Tressel: Coach Tressel told a reporter today that after 38 years of coaching, that he no longer sees himself returning the the sideline, according to Cleveland.com. Tressel is a candidate for the President positions at Youngstown State and Akron.

Washington State: Washington State is no longer accepting applicants for their vacant defensive grad assistant position. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (D-III - CA): CMS has a full time opening for a special teams coordinator / offensive line coach. See this link for more details, and how to apply.

Sul Ross State (D-III - TX): Sul Ross State University is accepting applications for multiple GA positions. The grad assistants will coach a position group and assist with other aspects of the program as assigned by the head coach. The GAs will receive monthly stipend and in-state tuition rates. Bachelor’s degree and admission to graduate program required. Experience playing or coaching wide receivers, linebackers, or defensive line preferred. Position starts August 1st . Send letter of interest, resume and 3 professional references to

Stevenson (D-III - MD): Stevenson has a full time opening on the defensive side of the ball. Apply at www.stevenson.edu. No phone calls.

Washington State: Washington State is now accepting applications for a defensive graduate assistant football position that will be effective immediately. This is an on the field coaching position. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree, intercollegiate football experience (preferably with defensive back coaching experience), and qualify for admission into Washington State University’s graduate program. Please send a letter of application, resume (including undergraduate GPA), and a list of references to .

Chicago Bears: Navarro College (JC - TX) running backs / tight ends coach / recruiting coordinator Josh Moore has accepted the assistant to the head coach position with the Bears.

Augustana (D-III - IL): Augustana College has an opening for an offensive intern for the 2014-15 school year beginning August 1 and ending May 31. The position includes a $10,000 coaching stipend and we are looking for the possibility of partnering with a Residence Life position that includes housing in a residence hall, a partial meal plan, and an additional stipend of $10,000. No benefits. The coaching position will be determined based on experience. Experience with option football preferred. Position requires a Bachelor's degree and a positive background check. Please email cover letter, resume, and three references to Rob Cushman, Head Football Coach, Augustana College at . No phone calls.

Concordia-Chicago (D-III): Former offensive line coach / recruiting coordinator Eric Hennessy has accepted the head coaching job at Newington HS (CT).

Becker College (D-III - MA): Becker College has 2 coaching openings on defense and 1 on offense. All positions pay $7,000 with no benefits. Housing and meals are included. Applicants will be required to coach own position group, recruit a geographic area, manage video upload and breakdown (HUDL) and take general direction from the Head Coach and Associate Head Coach daily. Bachelor’s degree required, masters a plus. Looking for applicants who are extremely motivated and know that coaching is their career. Experience in strength and conditioning is a plus. Please send a resume, cover letter and references to . No phone calls.

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