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Monday May 12, 2014 presented by:  {module 195}

Hamilton College (D-III - NY): Per source, Alfred University (D-III - NY) head coach Dave Murray is leaving to become the head coach at Hamilton College.

Central Florida: Head coach George O'Leary has signed a four-year contract extension worth more than $2 million annually after incentives according to Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com. 

Pikeville (NAIA - KY): The University Of Pikeville is seeking applications for a Defensive Back Coach. This position is responsible for coaching the defensive backs, acting as Head of Video, working with red shirt players, managing a recruiting area, holding own position meetings, assisting with day-to-day defensive preparation and any other areas assigned by the Head Coach or Defensive Coordinator. Requirements include a bachelor’s degree with college coaching experience preferred. Interested applicants should submit a completed application, resume, three professional references, and a letter of interest via this link. 

FootballScoop: We are looking to hire at least one great intern for the Summer. Details on Athletic Connections

Methodist University (D-III - NC): Methodist University is no longer accepting applicants for their full-time receivers job. Thank you for the overwhelming interest in the position.

Buffalo: Per source, Wilkes (D-III - PA) running backs coach Zach Sobota has been hired as the offensive grad assistant.

Samford: Auburn offensive grad assistant Kodi Burns has been hired to coach the running backs. Burns spent 2012 as an offensive grad assistant under Gus Malzahn at Arkansas State, and played quarterback and receiver at Auburn from 2007-2010.

Southwestern Oklahoma State: Sources tell us that receivers coach Michael Collins has accepted the quarterbacks job at Bishop McGuinness HS (Oklahoma City, OK).

Eastern Kentucky: EKU is looking to hire three unpaid interns that have the desire to get into film/video, operations or equipment and marketing in college football. See more details here.

Buffalo: Per source, Kevin Abrams has been hired as the defensive grad assistant at Buffalo.

Maine Maritime (D-III - ME): MMA currently has an offensive skill (RB / WR) intern position available. The successful candidate will be a college graduate and possess previous college playing and/or coaching experience with RB / WR. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting in practice and game planning, video breakdown and analysis with DVSport and Hudl, recruiting, academic oversight, and positional skill work. This position begins August 1, 2014. Positions include Housing, Meals (when facilities are open) and stipend. If interested please send resume, cover letter, and references to .

St. Francis (FCS - PA): Defensive backs coach Jason Glezman has accepted the head coaching job at Plainfield HS (NJ).

Arizona Western (JC): Arizona Western, located in Yuma, Arizona, is searching for a Wide Receivers coach. This is a part-time position with a stipend of $6,800 plus housing. Responsibilities will include recruiting and coaching your own position. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, collegiate playing experience and or coaching experience, excellent communication and leadership skills. Please forward all request to Coach Minnick at

Bethel (NAIA - KS): Bethel College has an immediate opening for an offensive line graduate assistant coaching position. Applicant must have prior playing experience and or coaching experience on the offensive line. This position will pay $3,000 a year with room and board. Please specify that you are applying for the GA position. This is a 12 month position. Please e-mail cover letter, resume, and three professional references (Attention Coach Mathis) to Denise Krase .

Illinois Wesleyan (D-III): Two new grad assistants have been hired at Illinois Wesleyan. Alex Dennison will serve as the offensive GA, and Justin Macella will serve as the defensive GA.

Nichols College (D-III - MA): Per source, linebackers coach Shane Szydlo will not return to the staff.

Snow College (CC - UT): Snow College is no longer accepting applicants for their two open part-time positions. We appreciate the overwhelming interest and are now moving forward with the selection process.

Sunday May 11, 2014

Just a friendly reminder that today is Mother's Day. Call your mom and give appropriate "Thanks", and tell her how much she means to you.

Tennessee: Garden City CC (KS) offensive line coach Merci Falaise has accepted an offensive grad assistant position on Butch Jones' staff. 

Saturday May 10, 2014

Clark Atlanta (D-II - GA): Offensive coordinator Rob Armstrong has left the program to take the Rutherford High School head coaching job in Panama City, Fla. 

West Georgia (D-II): West Georgia is looking for a restricted earnings coach/graduate assistant with defensive back experience. Experience with XO's software is preferred. Benefits include housing, meal plan, tuition and a monthly stipend. Please email resumes to Champ Kleeman at

Toronto Argonauts (CFL): Concordia University (Canada) offensive line coach/assistant offensive coordinator Bryan Chiu has been hired as the Argos' offensive line coach. 

Friday May 9, 2014 presented by:  {module 180}

Wyoming: Former Wyoming defensive coordinator, along with former Idaho and Nevada head coach, Chris Tormey is the new head coach at South Whidbey (WA) High School. 

Jason Gesser: Former Idaho and Wyoming assistant Jason Gesser will work on the Washington State football broadcast team for IMG which holds the radio broadcast rights. 

Black Hills State (D-II - SD): Black Hills State University, located in Spearfish, SD has 3 Graduate Assistant coaching positions beginning August 1st. The position includes a stipend and reduced tuition. Responsibilities include coaching a position (DL, DB, WR), film breakdown and data entry (HUDL), recruiting, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach and Athletic Director. The ideal candidate would have a minimum 1 year coaching experience or collegiate playing experience. Candidates must be able to gain acceptance to graduate school. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to

McMurry (D-III - TX): Per source, University of St. Mary (NAIA - KS) head coach Lance Hinson will be named head coach at McMurry University. 

LSU: Offensive quality control intern Aaron Vice has accepted the offensive coordinator role at Denham Springs High School. TigerBait reported the move yesterday

Concordia College (AL): Defensive line coach/strength and conditioning coach Eric Martinear has been hired as the head coach at Ellwood Christian Academy (AL). 

Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum is no longer accepting applicants for their full-time defensive backs job, and intern wide receivers position. Thank you for the overwhelming response.

Gettysburg (D-III - PA): Per source, Illinois Wesleyan (D-III) grad assistant Andy Dicken has accepted the defensive backs job at Gettysburg College.

Rhodes (D-III - TN): Rhodes College has promoted passing game coordinator / receivers coach Ryan Larsen to co-offensive coordinator / recruiting coordinator / quarterbacks coach.

Youngstown State: Youngstown State has named Jim Tressel their new president. The board of trustees unanimously voted Tressel in this morning. Per source, Tressel was also offered the same position at Akron but chose to accept the position at Youngstown. 

Northwestern: Per source, former Montana State standout, and defensive intern, Clay Bignell has accepted the Northwestern defensive line grad assistant position.

NC State: Per source, Penn State recruiting grad assistant Ty Howie is heading to NC State as the offensive line grad assistant.

Tulane: Wayne Cordova has joined Curtis Johnson's staff as director of player personnel. Cordova served in a similar post at Grambling State, and is the former head coach at St. Augustine HS (LA).

Thursday May 8, 2014 presented by:  {module 212}

Mother's Day is this Sunday. Just a reminder guys. 

New Mexico State: Per source, Colorado State Pueblo offensive line coach Chris Symington will be named offensive line coach at NMSU tomorrow. 

Lycoming (D-III - PA): Lycoming College is accepting applications for an Intern Position. Responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all facets of the program, including coaching a position, the recruitment of quality student athletes, organization and planning of all practices, game preparation, film breakdown, and monitoring the academic progress of student athletes. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience with the Secondary are preferred. This is a nine month position and includes a monthly stipend, but not housing. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and References to . No phone calls please.

Northwestern: Per source, Geneva College (D-III - PA) quarterbacks / receivers coach David Girardi is joining the staff as offensive quality control and Montana State (FCS) director of football operations Nate Parseghian is coming on board as a recruiting assistant. For those asking, and how could you not, we under that yes, Nate is related to Ara. 

Stony Brook (FCS - NY): Northwestern defensive grad assistant Rob Noel has accepted the defensive line job at Stony Brook, per sources. We understand that the position at Northwestern has already been filled. 

           If head coaches had their own "walk out" music

St. John's (D-III - MN): Former offensive coordinator Jim Gagliardi will return to his post after spending 2013 as football operations coordinator and wide receivers coach. It will be his 23rd season on the Johnnies' staff. Additionally, co-defensive coordinator Brandon Novak will focus solely on football and drop his role as head wrestling coach.

Minnesota: Colorado School of Mines associate DFO and recruiting operations coordinator Morgan Liggett has joined the Minnesota staff as a full time recruiting assistant, per sources.

Virginia Tech: Sources tell us that Virginia Tech is looking to fill two new positions...director of player personnel and director of high school relations. 

Methodist (D-III - NC): Methodist University is seeking an assistant coach that will work with the Wide Receivers. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required. Proven Division III recruiting experience required. Position is Full Time with benefits. Responsibilities include coaching a position, recruiting, academic monitoring and support, video, scouting, equipment control, and assisting the Head Coach in all phases of the program. Candidates should email a resume and names and contact information of 3 professional references to . No phone calls.

Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III): Former head coach Dennis Miller is returning to the sidelines and will take over the head coaching duties. Miller has resigned from his administrative and VP of student affairs roles to return to coaching.

Salisbury (D-III - MD): Salisbury University needs to fill an open date on September 5, 2015 (Week 1) or possibly September 12, 2015 (Week 2). If interested please contact Ryan Fleetwood at or (410) 541-6642

Mississippi Valley State (FCS): Mississippi Valley State is looking to for an opponent for a Home game. The available dates are September 5th or November 28th 2015. If interested please contact Coach Jack Bush at or 601-667-9864.

Georgia Tech: Matt Griffin, who joined Paul Johnson's staff last spring as the director of player personnel, is no longer with the staff, per the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

Millsaps (D-III - MS): Millsaps is looking for a restricted earnings coach with defensive back experience. Experience with DVSport software is preferred. Please email resumes to Brandon Lechtenberg at .

Benedict College (D-II - SC): Benedict College is looking for a volunteer kicking coach. No stipend, housing or meals. Prefer SC residents. Please send resumes to head coach James Woody at  if interested. No phone calls please.

Tufts University: Assistant coach Tom Beaton has been promoted to full-time assistant and will coach the slot receivers / running backs and serve as recruiting coordinator. Tufts has no open positions on staff at this time.

Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum University is now accepting applications for an Intern Football position to begin August 1, 2014. The position is a one year renewable contract with a $19,100 stipend and housing. Duties include assisting with all phases of the football program, coaching wide receivers and any additional duties assigned by the Director of Athletics. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree and intercollegiate football experience. Send a letter of application, resume, and a list of references to head coach Al Logan at . Please make reference to the position that you are applying for in your cover letter. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Please no calls.

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Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum University is now accepting applications for a full-time assistant football coach to begin August 1, 2014. The position is an entry level position with a one year renewable contract. Duties include assisting with all phases of the football program, coaching defensive backs and any additional duties assigned by the Director of Athletics. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree and intercollegiate football experience. Send a letter of application, resume, and a list of references to: head coach Al Logan at . Please make reference to the position that you are applying for in your cover letter. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Please no calls.

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