Sunday December 7, 2008
Auburn: Auburn will interview Buffalo head coach Turner Gill.
New Mexico: Florida defesive line coach Dan McCarney will interview at New Mexico. McCarney is the former head coach at Iowa State.
Northwestern State: Sources tell FootballScoop that several coaches are making a push for the head coaching job at Northwestern State. Those interested in the job include former McNeese State head coach Tommy Tate, former Grambling head coach Melvin Spears, Arkansas-Monticello head coach Gwaine Mathews, South Alabama offensive coordinator Les Koenning, and former NW State head coach Sam Goodwin.
USC: We hear USC wide receivers coach John Morton will take over as offensive coordinator. Don't be surprised to see former USC assistant Carl Smith join the staff to coach the quarterbacks.
Utah State: New head football coach Gary Anderson has hired Bill Busch as defensive coordinator and John Rushing as cornerbacks coach. Busch most recently coach the safeties and special teams at Nebraska from 2005-2007. Rushing has served as the Utah State cornerbacks coach.
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Saturday December 6, 2008
Clemson: We hear that Dabo Swinney does not plan to hire a new offensive coordinator.
Kansas State: It appears that Bill Snyder will retain Jeff Rodgers as special teams coordinator / recruiting coordinator.
Wyoming: We hear that former Toledo offensive lineman Jim Harding will be joining Dave Christensen's staff.
Friday December 5, 2008 (Update 4)
Kansas State: Head coach Bill Snyder has hired Maryland defensive coordinator Chris Cosh in the same capacity. Cosh will also add the title of assistant head coach.
Mississippi State: Boise State head coach Chris Peterson is not a candidate.
Ole Miss: Head coach Houston Nutt has agreed to a contract extension through 2012. Nutt will reportedly make in the $2.5 - $2.8 million per year.
Friday December 5, 2008 (Update 3)
Wyoming: We hear that New Hampshire cornerbacks coach Alex Grinch will join Dave Christensen's staff at Wyoming. It also appears that Northern Iowa defensive line coach Jerry Montgomery will end up in Laramie.
Friday December 5, 2008 (Update 2)
Oklahoma State: Oklahoma State has rewarded Mike Gundy by agreeing to a new 7-year contract worth $15.7 million.
Ole Miss: Ole Miss officials met with head coach Houston Nutt this morning to improve the contracts of the head football coach and his assistants.