Wednesday July 2, 2014
West Texas A&M (D-II): West Texas A&M University, located in Canyon, TX is seeking candidates for a Graduate Assistant position on Offense (Position Open). Preference will be given to candidates with successful coaching and recruiting experience. Responsibilities of, but not limited to: position coaching, recruiting assignments, video breakdown (Hudl), equipment, and office duties. Candidates must have a willingness to adhere to program expectations, a strong work ethic and must meet the admissions qualifications for the graduate program. The compensation is a stipend with other possibilities. Please email letter of interest and resume to Joel Hinton at (No phone calls please).
Utica College (D-III - NY): Utica College is seeking qualified applicants for a secondary position. Stipend range is from $5,000-$7,500 depending on qualifications. Contact DC William Pluff at
Fort Hays State (D-II - KS): Fort Hays State is seeking a graduate assistant coach. The stipend for a graduate assistant position is $7000 for a 10 month contract (August through May) The position includes 18 hours per year (9 hours per semester). The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the head coach and offensive/defensive staff with day-to-day operations, practice planning and set-up, film breakdown, equipment, travel, recruiting a territory, coaching a position, and other duties related to the position as assigned by the head coach. Graduate assistant placements are made based on the graduate student’s academic background, qualifications, credentials and career goals. All assistantships include some teaching requirement. Graduate assistants are one year renewable contracts that are subject to semester by semester favorable review. Screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Bachelor's degree is required. Applicants must be eligible for the Fort Hays State University Graduate School. Please email letter of application, resume, and list of at least three professional references to Coach Chris Brown at . No phone calls please.
Abilene Christian (FCS - TX): Offensive line coach Sam Collins has accepted a position on the staff at Denton Ryan High School (family considerations). The offensive line position at ACU is open.
Fort Scott Community College (KS): Per source, special teams coordinator/recruiting coordinator/wide receivers coach Johnny Stilwell has resigned.
Central Methodist (NAIA - MO): Central Methodist University, located in Fayette, MO is seeking candidates for a graduate assistant opening. Preference will be given to candidates with successful coaching and recruiting experience with specific backgrounds in wide receiver or defensive line. Successful candidate will have responsibilities of, but not limited to: position coaching, recruiting assignments, video breakdown (Hudl), equipment, and office duties. Candidates must have coaching/ playing experience, exposure to Hudl video editing, willingness to adhere to program expectations, a strong work ethic and must meet the admissions qualifications for the graduate program. The compensation is a tuition waiver for graduate program as well as a stipend and possibility of housing. Please email letter of interest and resume to Head Coach Jody Ford at .
Ave Maria (NAIA - FL): Ave Maria University has an immediate opening for a restricted earnings coaching position, coaching the defensive line. Please email your resumes to defensive coordinator Nick Sanchez at .
Grinnell College (D-III - IA): Grinnell College and the Department of Physical Education/Intercollegiate Athletics, have an immediate opening for two part-time assistant football coaches (August 4 through late-November) for the 2014 football season (one offensive and one defensive coach). Responsibilities include assisting the head coach in planning and conducting training sessions, making recruiting calls, breaking down film and preparing scouting reports. Experience playing and/or coaching at the college level is preferred. Application Process: To be considered for this position, please submit applications online by visiting our employment website at https://jobs.grinnell.edu. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at (641) 269-4818 or email Head Coach Jeff Pedersen at with questions. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the positions are filled
Castleton State (D-III - VT): Castleton State is looking to hire 2-3 coaching interns. Position will include coaching your own position, having your own recruiting area and other administrative duties as assigned. Position will include a stipend of $3,000-$4,000 (payment schedule is flexible) and a full meal plan for the duration of the first academic semester. No benefits with the position and candidates will be responsible for finding their own housing. There is the possibility of employment locally during and after the season. Candidates should have working knowledge of Hudl and Microsoft related products. If interested, please send information to .
Clemson: The Tigers have awarded new two-year contracts to Dabo's staff, which will pay the group nearly $4.5 million in 2014. Read more here.
Sacramento State (FCS - CA): Head coach Jody Sears has announced the additions of running backs coach Samuel Lawanson and offensive assistant James Montgomery. The hires complete Sac State's 2014 coaching staff.
Tampa Bay Bucs: South Florida linebackers coach Raymond Woodie has been selected to work with the Bucs as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program.
Ripon College (D-III - WI): Ripon College is looking to hire a part-time football coach for the 2014 season. Position pays $1800 - $2500 for season, salary depending on other assigned duties. No benefits, interested candidates should e-mail cover letter and resume to head coach Ron Ernst at . No phone calls please.
West Hills (CC - CA): West Hills College Coalinga has two assistant coaching positions available. Compensation will include a stipend per semester. Responsibilities include coaching a position (Best Fit – OL, DL, or WR), recruiting, and obtaining a California Class B driver's license within the first 60 days of employment. Please visit www.westhillscollege.com to view the complete job announcement and minimum qualifications. Only complete applications submitted through www.westhillscollege.com will be reviewed. Recruitment closes on July 8th, 2014. Please email with any questions about the positions
Bridgewater College (D-III - VA): Former Milford Academy, and Hargrave Military Academy coach Willie Lam has joined the Bridgewater College staff as a defensive assistant.
West Hills College (JC - CA): Per source, offensive line coach Bryant Ross has left the program to pursue other coaching opportunities.
Norwich (D-III - VT): Norwich University has promoted offensive line coach Carl Mintken to offensive coordinator.
Ohio Northern (D-III): ONU has hired Josh Berman to coach the tight ends and H backs. Berman spent last season at Slippery Rock (D-II - PA) as an offensive line intern.
Albany (FCS - NY): Former Hampton University defensive coordinator / defensive line coach Delbert Cowsette is the new defensive line coach, and former Frostburg State offensive coordinator Gabe Luvara is the new tight ends coach.
Tuesday July 1, 2014
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Arkansas Tech: Per source, offensive coordinator Chase Harp has accepted a position at North Gwinnett High School (GA). The position at Arkansas Tech is open.
Tennessee-Martin: UT-Martin is seeking to grad assistants (offensive or defensive). Monthy stipend and housing is included. Must have experience with DSVSport. Please contact offensive line / recruiting coordinator Kevin Bannon. Email resume and references to . No phone calls.
Case Western Reserve (D-III - Cleveland, OH): Case Western Reserve University is seeking applicants for part-time football coaching position (offense or defense). Salary will range between $8,000 - $10,000. Starting date will be Aug 1, 2014. Responsibilities include; coaching a position, practice and game preparation, video breakdown and editing (HUDL), recruiting, academic support and development. All interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and (3) references to . NO phone calls please!
North Dakota State College of Science (JC): NDSCS is seeking two intern coaches on the offensive side of the ball (QB, RB, & WR positions will be considered). The successful candidates will report on the final week of July and remain in Wahpeton for the duration of the season. These are non-paid positions with no housing, meals, or benefits. Obligations and hours can be discussed on an individual basis. Please send letter of interest, resume, and references to offensive coordinator Stan Bedwell at . Local candidates are encouraged to apply, but all inquiries will be taken into consideration.
Mesabi Range (JC - MN): Mesabi Range College has offensive & defensive positions available. All positions will be considered with current staff adjustments a possibility. Responsibilities include position coach, recruiting and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Pay ranging from $1200 to $3600 depending on qualifications. Intramural program or Weight/Fitness room duties may also be available. These openings include shared apartment (4 bdrm, 2 bath) with weekend duties. Background check and current driver’s license required. Start date is July 27 until December 15. Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter, resume and references to head coach Dan Lind at . No phone calls please.
Montana State-Northern (NAIA): MSU-Northern is looking to fill a defensive assistant position immediately. Successful candidate will need to be able to handle both DL and LB positions. Candidate will need to be available by July 20, 2014. Position includes $6000 stipend, food allowance, and tuition for graduate school. Please contact Head Coach Mark Samson .
Coe College (D-III - IA): Southwest Minnesota State (D-II) running backs coach Evan Eastburn has been named offensive line coach.
Northwest Missouri State: Ryan Gent, who just wrapped up his playing career as a quarterback at Iowa State, is the new offensive grad assistant at Northwest Missouri State, per source.
Allegheny (D-III - PA): Allegheny College is currently seeking applications for an assistant football coach working with the defensive line. This is a ten-month position that includes basic medical coverage and a competitive salary. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Experience playing and/or coaching the defensive line is essential. Event management or other major duties will be assigned by the Athletic Director. Please submit a letter of application, resume, and three references to . Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Members of underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply.
Iowa Western (JC): Per source, assistant head coach / offensive coordinator / recruiting coordinator Mike Strohmeier is stepping down and moving closer to home to accept a non-coaching position.
Bluefield College (NAIA - VA): Former Shorter University (D-II - GA) grad assistant Russell Norton has been hired to coach the defensive line.
Missouri: Per Mizzou beat writer Dave Matter, Missouri co-offensive line coach Bruce Walker is retiring and moving to Washington to be closer to his family.
Occidental (D-III - CA): Occidental College has hired former Cantwell Sacred Heart of Mary HS (CA) running backs coach and special teams coordinator Craig Robbins to coach the team's running backs.
South Dakota School of Mines (D-II): South Dakota School of Mines is seeking a game for Sept. 26, 2015. Please contact, Stacy Collins, Head Football Coach at or 605-394-2604.
Monday June 30, 2014
ESPN: ESPN has announced Dari Nowkah has signed a new contract that names him the SEC Network and its nightly news show "SEC Now."
Missouri Baptist (NAIA - MO): Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis, MO invites applicants for a volunteer assistant football coach. This position will focus on coaching the wide receivers. Preferred candidates should demonstrate previous high school or college coaching experience This is a volunteer position, so pay is not guaranteed and meals/housing are not included. Candidates from the St. Louis area are encouraged to apply. Please send resume, cover letter, and three references (preferably football oriented) to .
Wisconsin-Stout (D-III): University of Wisconsin- Stout is accepting applications for a full time defensive line OR offensive line coach. 9 month contract, full benefits, $35,000+. Must have experience playing or coaching the position. Send letter of interest, resume, and references to Head Coach Clayt Birmingham at .
Iowa Western (JC): Per source, Wisconsin-Stout (D-III) offensive line coach Dane Wardenburg is joining the staff.
Carroll (D-III - WI): Carroll University in Waukesha, WI invites applicants for a graduate assistant football coach. This position will most likely coach an offensive skill position but all positional coaching backgrounds will be considered. Please email Head Football Coach Mark Krzykowski at if interested. This position will remain open until filled.
Wisconsin-Stout (D-III): University of Wisconsin- Stout is accepting applications for two restricted earning positions (corners and wide receivers). $4,500 stipend, meal plan, cell phone stipend. Must have experience playing or coaching the position. Responsibilities include: Coaching your own position group, recruiting, film breakdown, other duties assigned by the head coach. Corners Coach - Send letter of interest, resume, and references to Defensive Coordinator Travis Destache at . Wide Receivers Coach – Send letter of interest, resume, and references to Offensive Coordinator Bodie Reeder at .
Willamette (D-III - OR): Willamette University is seeking a defensive line intern. This is a 10 month position starting in August 2014 and ending in May of 2015. The salary is $5,000 and may also include housing. This job does not have benefits. This coach will be responsible for his own position and recruiting territory, as well as defensive video breakdown on HUDL. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and references to defensive coordinator Nathan Naggi at . No phone calls please.
Lycoming (D-III - PA): Per source, Wilkes University (D-III - PA) defensive backs coach Earl Chaptman has accepted the same position at Lycoming College.
Minot State (D-II - ND): Head coach Tyler Hughes has added Cole Popovich to the staff to coach the offensive line. Popovich spent the past two seasons as an offensive grad assistant at Utah State where he worked mainly with the offensive line.
Sunday June 29, 2014
Please join us in praying for the family of former Auburn player Philip Lutzenkirchen who was killed in an automobile accident early this morning.
Miami: Jorge Baez is joining Al Golden's staff as assistant director of player personnel. Baez, currently the offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach at Gulliver Prep in Miami, previously coached at Ole Miss & Southern University among other places. Josh Darrow reported this about an hour ago as well.
Elon: With defensive line coach Carlton Hall accepting a position at Yale, Elon has moved defensive assistant Pat Madden into that role.
Saturday June 28, 2014
Former Army and Oakland Raiders assistant Bob Mischak passed away earlier this week. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
Miles College (D-II - AL): Former St. Louis Ram Dexter McCleon will be the defensive backs coach at Miles College.
Thiel College (D-III - PA): Thiel College is looking to hire a full time intern assistant coach. This position will report to the Head football Coach and the Director of Athletics. Responsibilities: assist the Head Football Coach in all aspects of game and practice preparations, mentor and monitor the student-athletes academic progress, evaluate personnel, follow all rules and guidelines set forth by the NCAA Division III, the Presidents Athletic Conference, and Thiel College. In addition, this position will be held accountable to recruit and retain quality student-athletes for the college and the football program. Perform other administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics and Head Football Coach. This position is a 10 month position with stipend, full housing, meal plan, and benefits. Education and/or Experience: Bachelor’s degree required. Previous experience in collegiate football as a coach preferred. Human Relations Skills: Ability to function effectively as a team player. Positive attitude towards the college and our athletic program is essential. Ability to conduct yourself in a productive, professional manner at all times is required. Deadline for application is July 15, 2014. Submit cover letter and resume via email to .
Kutztown (D-II - PA): Former Holy Cross defensive end/linebacker Mike Tucker has been named the defensive ends coach at Kutztown.
Elon (FCS - NC): Per source, Bill McCord has been named a defensive assistant at Elon.