Friday August 28, 2009
Bowdoin College: Mickey Rehring (defensive line), Sean Welch (defensive backs), and Ben Larkins (running backs) have joined the staff. Additionally, several changes have been made to duties on the current Bowdoin coaching staff. Steve Shukie has taken on the responsibility of recruiting coordinator and will serve as wide receivers coach. Trevor Powers will coach the defensive backs and serve as video coordinator while Tom Radulski has been named Director of Football Operations and linebackers coach.
Thursday August 27, 2009
Wisconsin-River Falls: Our sources tell us Freddie Weinke has joined the staff as defensive backs coach. Weinke served the last 5 years in the AFL and CFL.
Wednesday August 26, 2009
North Dakota State College of Science: Former Zephyrhills HS head coach Jerrell Cogmon has joined the staff as linebackers coach.
St. Cloud State: Former South Dakota linebacker Byron Thomas and St. Cloud State linebacker Matt McLaugin will serve as grad assistant this season.
Tuesday August 25, 2009
Texas A&M-Kingsville: FootballScoop has confirmed that Kenneth Oliver has accepted the AD position at Texas A&M-Kingsville. Oliver comes from Central Methodist University, where he oversaw campus life and served as dean of athletics.
Kent State: Athletic director Laing Kennedy announced yesterday that he will be retiring on June 30, 2010.
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Monday August 24, 2009
Ball State: Former St. Joseph's defensive coordinator, Kurt Mattix, will serve as the tight ends coach this season. Mattix takes the place of former assistant John Powers. Mattix is a former Ball State grad assistant and is serving in a temporary role.
Southern Miss: We hear Jonathan Johnson has joined the staff as assistant director of video operations.