Thursday March 26, 2009
Let us know what you hear.
Morgan State: B.T. Sherman is the new wide receivers coach at Morgan State.
Northern Iowa: Our sources tell us former St. Norbert College assistant Jovan Dewitt will be joining the Northern Iowa staff as a defensive assistant.
Notre Dame College (D2): Former Ohio Northern offensive line / run game coordinator Bill Rychel is set to become the offensive coordinator at Notre Dame College.
Ohio Northern: We hear the defensive GA has left the program.
OPEN DATES: Our database will be updated tomorrow.
Valdosta State: We hear Iowa defensive GA Seth Wallace could be heading to Valdosta State.
Weber State: Only three months after being promoted to offensive coordinator, Don Eck has resigned to become the offensive coordinator of the Las Vegas franchise of the new United Football League. Assistant coach Matt Hammer will serve as offensive coordinator during spring practice at Weber State.
St. Norbert College: a Catholic D3 liberal arts and science institution, is inviting applications for the position of Defensive Coordinator in Football. This is a full time (12 months) position with additional duties within the athletic department as assigned by the Athletic Director. Bachelor degree required, master's preferred. Duties include Coordinating, Recruiting, coaching a position (LB's or DB's), and computer/Technology skills. The candidate must have a passion for his vocation, along with effective organizational and communication skills. The position will assist the head coach in all phases of the program. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt until the position is filled. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and application to: Staffing Specialist, Human Resources, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant Street, De Pere, WI 54115 or via e-mail to <>. For an employment application, go to www.snc.edu/hr/positions/
Atholton High School: Defensive Coordinator position in Columbia, Maryland. Looking for a coach with prior coaching experience or extensive playing experience. The ability to teach in the school is not required but is beneficial. This requires certification in the State of Maryland. Please Contact Head Coach Kyle Schmitt at <> <mailto:> Please include a resume with references in your email.
Wednesday March 25, 2009 (Update 2)
Idaho: Rob Christoff is set to join the Idaho staff as linebackers coach. Christoff previously served as a graduate assistant at Boise State. Before joining the Boise State staff, Christoff coached at Montana State and Idaho State.
Texas Southern: We hear Texas A&M defensive GA Archie McDaniel has been hired to coach the linebackers.
Fort Hays State: Offensive line job is open. Letter of Application, resume, and five references who can be contacted to: Kevin Verdugo, Chair, Head Football Coach, Department of Athletics, Fort Hays State University, 600 Park Hays, KS 67601-4099 Faxed letters of application and resumes may be submitted to 785-628-4383. E-mail applications will also be accepted to: <>. All faxed and e-mailed resumes must be followed by hard copies in the mail including transcripts.
Wednesday March 25, 2009
Auburn: Check the DFO Scoop on the lower right side of the homepage
Eastern Illinois: Our sources tell us that head coach Bob Spoo has been offered a contract extension. We hear defensive coordinator Roc Bellantoni has been promoted to associate head coach for defense. Offensive coordinator Roy Wittke has been promoted toassociate head coach for offense.
Louisiana-Lafayette: FootballScoop has learned that Eastern Illinois special teams coach Justin Lustig will join the staff at ULL.
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Millsaps College: We hear Southern University (LA) graduate assistant Adam Nelson will be joining the Millsaps' staff as wide receivers coach.
South Dakota: Quarterbacks coach Wesley Beschorner has been promoted to offensive coordinator.
Valparaiso: Former Eastern Michigan defensive line coach Robert Lee is joining the Valpo staff as defensive assistant / special teams coordinator.
Defiance College: an NCAA D-III institution located in NW Ohio, seeks qualified applicants for a graduate assistant football coaching position. Responsibilities will include coaching on the offense, all aspects of recruiting, assist with film breakdown, game and practice preparation which includes video cut-ups, serve as an assistant for equipment, and assist head coach in other duties as requested, and other administrative duties as assigned. This is a two-year assistantship that requires a bachelor's degree, admission to the graduate program in Education at Defiance College, and collegiate playing/coaching experience. Start date is August 1, 2009. Compensation includes an annual stipend, graduate school tuition, room within campus-owned housing, and meals when served to students during the academic year. Send letter of application, complete resume and the contact information of four professional references to: Dr. Dick Kaiser, Athletic Director, Defiance College, 701 N. Clinton, Defiance, OH 43512, email: <> <mailto:> , fax: 419-783-2369. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Defiance College is committed to the diversity of faculty, staff, and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus are especially encouraged to apply.
Randolph-Macon College: an NCAA Division III institution in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Intern Assistant Football Coach. Randolph-Macon is a private liberal arts college located in Ashland, Virginia. Duties include but are not limited to coaching a position, recruiting, video work, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Please e-mail or fax a letter of application, resume, and list of references to <><mailto:> or 804-752-3748. No phone calls.
Tuesday March 24, 2009 (Update 2)
Sam Houston State: Our sources tell us linebackers / special teams coach Mike Salinas has just resigned to accept a high school coaching position.
Tuesday March 24, 2009
Arizona: As we reported two weeks ago, Arizona has officially announced the hiring of former Memphis assistant Garret Chachere. Chachere will serve as the wide receivers coach for the Wildcats.
Central Methodist University: is not longer accepting applications for the GA position.
Clemson: We hear former Tennessee assistant Dan Brooks has been hired to coach the defensive tackles.
Fordham: We hear assistant coach Ryan Fullen has switched from running backs to defensive secondary.
Michigan Tech: David Sartin is the new offensive line coach. Sartin joins the staff after serving as the assistant offensive line coach at Grand Valley State.