|Tuesday June 17, 2014
Virginia Tech: As we told you last week, Temple's coordinator of external operations Chuck Cantor had left the program. We can report today that he is officially joining the Virginia Tech staff in a player personnel capacity. 247 is reporting his title will be director of player personnel.
Washington Redskins: Virginia receivers coach Marques Hagans has joined the Redskins at minicamp as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship program.
Exclusive study: Small college players are excellent FBS head coaches
Jamestown (NAIA -ND): Randy Elenberger has accepted the tight ends / fullbacks job at Jamestown. Elenberger spent last season at Minnesota State Community and Technical College (JC) as the co-offensive coordinator and offensive line coach.
Arkansas Tech (D-II): Arkansas Tech University has an opening for a graduate assistant coaching position at cornerback or running back. The position includes 6 hours of tuition per semester and a $6,000 stipend per year. The job’s responsibilities include coaching a position, handling a recruiting area, film breakdown (Hudl) and other duties assigned by the head football coach. All interested applicants should email a resume and references to Raleigh Jackson at .
American International (D-II - MA): American International College is currently accepting applications for a full time and a part time Assistant Football Coach. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required, master’s preferred, Pass NCAA compliance test with 90 days of employment. Please visit this link for a detail description and how to apply.
Methodist University (D-III - NC): Per source, Kevin Hyland has been hired to coach the receivers at Methodist. Hyland was an offensive grad assistant at Kent State last year.
South Carolina State (FCS): South Carolina State is seeking to hire a linebackers coach with college coaching experience. Position pays between $25,000 and $30,000 depending upon experience and other factors (no benefits). Housing is included. Please contact defensive coordinator Tommy Restivo at No phone calls please.
Anna Maria (D-III - MA): Per source, Anna Maria College has hired former safety Dan McKenna as their defensive backs coach.
Maine Maritime Academy (D-III): Maine Maritime Academy has an opening for a defensive coordinator / Strength and Conditioning Coordinator. The successful candidate will possess (or obtain within six months of hire) a USAW, NSCA CSCS, or ISSA, certification. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three years of coaching at the collegiate level. This is a 12-month position. For complete job listing, please visit our web site here. Interested persons should send a letter of application, resume, and a list of at least three professional references to .
Morrisville State (D-III - NY): Walter Kusmirek has accepted the running backs job. Kusmirek coached the outside linebackers at Maine Maritime Academy last season.
Mansfield (Sprint - PA): Mansfield University has an opening for a 9 month restricted earnings QB or WR coaching position. Looking for a highly motivated coach, conduct position meetings, ability/desire to recruit, and proficiency in Microsoft office applications. High consideration given to experience with HUDL or video coordinating experience. Salary range $4,000 - $6,000 including housing, and some meals. The position is open until filled. Online application can be submitted here.
Ohio Northern (D-II): Ohio Northern University is accepting resumes for the position of offensive intern coaching tight ends and H-backs. The 10-month position begins on August 1st. The job includes responsibility for own position and recruiting area as well as additional duties as assigned. Proficiency with HUDL editing software is required. Compensation includes $10,000 stipend and a room in an apartment. Send letter of application, resume and three professional references with phone numbers to Coach Mike Schmitz . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. No phone calls.
Itawamba (CC - MS): We have learned that defensive coordinator Sean Cannon will be promoted to head coach at Itawamba CC.
Sioux Falls (D-II - SD): Kingsley Akinwole, former defensive coordinator at Iola HS (TX), has been named defensive line coach.
Southeast Missouri State (FCS): SEMO is seeking applicants for a video coordinator job. See the full details and how to apply here.
|Monday June 16, 2014
Faulkner (NAIA - AL): Assistant head coach Charlie Boren has been promoted to head coach, the school announced today.
TCU: The Horned Frogs have hired former TCU and NFL player Zarnell Fitch as director of high school relations.
Reminder: We are accepting Video of the Year submissions at or @FootballScoop through June 27.
New York Jets: University of Arizona quality control assistant Miguel Reveles will take part this summer in a Bill Walsh Fellowship with the Jets.
FootballScoop Study: Black coaches lacking leadership opportunities on the offensive side of the ball.
Pacific: Defensive line coach John Steiger has been moved to running backs coach and has been promoted to special teams coordinator.
West Alabama (D-II): West Alabama is seeking to hire a video coordinator.
Oakland Raiders: Palomar College (JC - CA) linebackers coach / recruiting coordinator Robert Bala has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship.
William Penn (NAIA - IA): William Penn University in Oskaloosa, IA has two defensive graduate assistant coaching positions open for the 2014 football season. Each includes $4,000 stipend, housing, and tuition wavier. Must be accepted into Master’s program in Business Leadership (Min 3.0 GPA). Please email Cover Letter, Resume, and at least 3 references to Defensive Coordinator Brad Griffin . No Calls. Start Date August 1st.
Howard Payne (D-III - TX): Howard Payne is now seeking applicants for an offensive assistant, preferably offensive line. The University is seeking the best coach/best fit and can adjust position responsibilities accordingly. Position will start July 1st. A Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree preferred. One year of coaching experience at the college level is preferred. Applications are available at www.hputx.edu/jobs.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II - MN): Southwest Minnesota State University has one offensive and one defensive intern opening for the 2014 football season. This would be a great entry level position that would provide an opportunity to work at the collegiate level. These are non-paid positions (no housing/some meals). Interested candidates should email Head Coach, Cory Sauter at . Please include resume and 3 professional references. Positions will be filled by June 27th. No phone calls.
Kentucky Wesleyan (D-II - KY): We hear the offensive line job is open.
Franklin and Marshall (D-III - PA): Former Widener (D-III - PA) defensive coordinator Mark Fetterman is the new defensive coordinator at Franklin and Marshall.
Texas State: Per source, Penn State director of player development Anthony Crespino will be the new director of football operations at Texas State. Prior to coming to Penn State, Crespino was the DFO at Western Michigan.
Sunday June 15, 2014
Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there. Be sure to take some time to call your father at some point today.
|Saturday June 14, 2014
Put some work on the back burner today and tomorrow and give yourself some much deserved family time.
We are sad to report that Southern Illinois graduate assistant Cory Warren passed away in a car accident this week. He was only 26. Warren leaves behind his wife, Kris. A scholarship has been set up in his name at Uniontown (KS) High School. Donations may be sent to Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, 15 W. Wall St., PO Box 309, Fort Scott, KS, 66701. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
Bridgewater (D-III - VA): Former St. Vincent (D-III - PA) head coach Bob Colbert has joined the staff as tight ends coach. Also, former St. Vincent (D-III - VA) offensive coordinator Brett Colbert has been hired to coach the receivers.
Alderson-Broaddus (D-II - WV): Per source, Randolph Macon (D-III - VA) offensive line coach Salvatore DeWalt is the new offensive line coach at Alderson Broaddus.
Rutgers: Per source, director of football recruiting operations Tariq Ahmad has resigned. Sources tell us that they expect Kyle Flood to promote Phil Galiano (assistant director of player development) to director of recruiting.
Northern Colorado (FCS): Head coach Earnest Collins, Jr., has received a contract extension through 2017. He has a base salary of $117,000, plus $15,000 for home paid attendance of 4,500 or more, $20,000 for an APR of 940 or greater, $2,500 for a team GPA of 2.85 or higher, $1,000 for each win beyond six, $5,000 for a Big Sky championship, $5,000 for winning Big Sky Coach of the Year, $5,000 for an FCS playoff appearance, and $20,000 for an FCS national championship.
|Friday June 13, 2014
Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll passed away Friday night at age 82. Our thoughts are with the Noll family and the entire Pittsburgh Steelers organization.
American International (D-II - MA): American International College is seeking a part time assistant football coach. Qualifications: Bachelors degree required, master’s preferred, prior coaching and competitive experience is required. This is a part time, exempt, non-benefit eligible position. Qualified applicants should electronically submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references (all saved as one document) via the online application that can be found here.
Ohio Mid-Western College (USCAA): Ohio Mid-Western College is looking for a defensive coordinator ($4,500 no benefits) and a part-time in season running backs or wide receivers coach (unpaid volunteer positions that could lead to paid spots). Interested candidates should send resumes to head coach Brian Wells at .
Louisiana-Lafayette: After months of rumors, Mark Hudspeth has finally signed a six-year, $6.45 million contract, according to the Lafayette Advertiser. Read more here.
American International (D-II - MA): American International College is seeking a full time assistant football coach. Qualifications: Bachelors degree required, master’s preferred, prior coaching and competitive experience is required. This is a full-time exempt position with eligible benefits. Qualified applicants should electronically submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references (all saved as one document) via the online application, which can be found here.
Ohio Mid-Western College (USCAA): Ohio Mid-Western College is still looking for road (2) JV games in November (OH, KY or IN). Interested teams should contact Head Coach Brian Wells 513-614-4507 or .
Thomas More (D-III - KY): Thomas More College D-III located in Crestview Hills, KY is looking for a home game in 2015. Open weeks are Week 1 (Sept 5) and Week 11 (Nov 14). Please send any requests to Trevor Stellman (859)344-3312 or .
Philadelphia Eagles: Southern Connecticut State defensive coordinator Jon Shelton has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Eagles.
Fort Scott CC (KS): Brannon Green has been hired to coach the tackles and tight ends. Green played tight end at Oklahoma and recently graduated, and played JUCO ball at Fort Scott.
Ohio Mid Western College (USCAA): Antonio Davis has been hired as offensive coordinator, Richard Bailey has been named offensive line coach and Jihad Quran has been hired to coach the linebackers and coordinate special teams..
Concordia (D-II - St. Paul, MN): Concordia University St. Paul is looking for a volunteer / possible small stipend offensive coach to work with the tight ends. Interested applicants please email resume to assistant coach Mike Shafer at .
Wesley College (D-III - DE): Wesley College has hired Joel Elliot as a graduate assistant working with the defensive ends. Elliot replaces Rob Rowan who has accepted a teaching and assistant coaching job at Archbishop Wood HS (PA).
Faulkner (NAIA - AL): Head coach and athletic director Brent Barker has resigned and accepted the athletic director position at Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD (TX). Barker had been part of Faulkner athletic for the past 14 years, serving as head football coach since 2012.