Thursday July 22, 2009
Tiffin University: Joe Nordin has joined the staff as a GA.
Edinboro: Matt Gillette has accepted the offensive line job. This is Gillette's second stint at Edinboro.
Bucknell: Former Iona defensive coordinator, Ed Lynett, will coach the safeties at Bucknell.
Northern Arizona: Linebackers coach Andy Thompson will indeed serve as the defensive coordinator this season. Thompson was promoted to interim defensive coordinator after Corey Batoon accepted the safeties job at Arkansas State. Also, former UNLV defensive graduate assistant, Andy LaRussa, is now coaching the defensive backs.
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Pace University: Former El Camino College tight ends / wide receivers coach, Mike Corona, will coach the wide receivers at Pace University this fall.
United States Merchant Marine Academy: Dave Tatti will coach the inside linebackers and Keith Runne will coach the outside linebackers this season.
University of St. Francis (IL): Former Eastern Illinois student assistant, Matt Jones, has accepted the tight ends job under head coach Mike Uremovich at University of St. Francis.
Wesleyan (WV): Former Wesleyan head coach Bill Stuble has accepted the head coaching job at Buckhannon Upshur HS.
2 Video Coordinator Jobs are open: See below
Wednesday July 21, 2009
Arizona St.: FootballScoop has just learned that ASU has made some changes. Alex Hammel is the new Def. GA and Pablo Cano is the new recruiting GA. Derek Stamnos is the new football management intern.
San Francisco (UFL): We hear that Trent Bray is Dennis Green's new LB's coach. Bray was a GA at Arizona St.
Notre Dame: FootballScoop has learned that Notre Dame offensive intern, David Hanna, will participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaches Internship with the Denver Broncos organization. Hanna will be with the Broncos during training camp working with offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and special teams coordinator Mike Priefer.
South Florida: Former USF safety, J.R. Reed, will take over a defensive GA as long as he doesn't latch on with an NFL organization. Reed is currently as unsigned free agent.
Coaches: A special thanks to all the coaches that visited with us at the Texas HS Coaches Convention throughout the day on Monday and Tuesday in Austin, TX. We appreciate all your feedback.
Tuesday July 20, 2009
Wagner College: Former South Florida wide receiver, Marcus Edwards, has joined the Wagner staff as the wide receivers coach.
Tuesday July 20, 2009
Iowa Western CC: We hear former Drake University running back, Willie Cashmore, has joined the staff as running backs coach.
Troy: As we reported a few weeks ago, head coach Larry Blakeney has announced the hiring of former Faulkner head coach Jim Nichols. Nichols will serve as a quality control coach for the Trojans, with an emphasis on special teams.
Maine Maritime Academy: (MMA) is an 800 student, public, fully accredited four-year college located in the small coastal village of Castine, Maine. The college is one of six state-supported Maritime Colleges in the United States. MMA is a college of engineering, transportation, management, ocean sciences and international business. Maine Maritime Academy currently seeks to fill the following positions: FOOTBALL INTERNS (2) Qualifications include: college graduate with college playing and/or coaching experience. Stipend position including room and board beginning August 1, 2009. Interested persons should send a letter of application, resume, and copies of all applicable certifications, transcripts, and/or licenses, and a list of at least three professional references to: Director of Personnel Administration ~ Box C - 3 ~ Castine, ME 04420 An original, Maine Maritime Academy application must be submitted to the MMA Human Resources Office, prior to consideration by a supervisor or selection committee. For an online application form, go to http://www.mma.eduunder jobs@mma. MMA is an EOE. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.
Monday July 20, 2009
Tulane: Our sources have just told us that Tulane is looking for a defensive GA.
Portland State: FootballScoop has confirmed that UNC grad assistant, Brad Davis, has accepted a full-time position at Portland State.
Southeastern Louisiana: Defensive graduate assistant Tra Boger has accepted a position on the Southeastern Louisiana staff. We hear Boger will be coaching either the corners or safeties.
Iowa: Kirk Ferentz has signed a new 7-year contract that runs through the 2015 season.