|Wednesday June 18, 2014
Our Zach Barnett (@zach_barnett) is at the Angelo Football Clinic and will be posting/tweeting updates throughout the day. Wednesday's speakers include Texas A&M OL coach B.J. Anderson, Phil Bennett, Lane Kiffin and Texas defensive line coach Chris Rumph.
TCU: Longtime Horned Frogs assistant Eddie Williamson has retired, according to Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Williamson had served as offensive line coach from 2001 until earlier this year, when he became the director of player personnel of offense. He had also been TCU's assistant head coach since 2002.
Alfred (D-III - NY): Per source, Rhodes College (D-III - TN) defensive backs / special teams coordinator Scott Linn has accepted the offensive coordinator job. Prior to his position at Rhodes, Linn coached the running backs at Alfred.
Connecticut: UConn has announced the appointments of their four grad assistants for the 2014 season. David Deboer and Nick Lezynski will serve as offensive grad assistants, and Tyler Stockton and Josh Zidenberg will work as the defensive grad assistants. Deboer was an offensive grad assistant at Central Michigan last year, Lezynski spent last year as a grad assistant at Holy Cross, Stockton recently wrapped up his playing career at Notre Dame, and Zidenberg served as a grad assistant at Virginia during the 2009-2011 seasons.
McMurry (D-III - TX): Per source, Independence CC (KS) defensive line coach / recruiting coordinator Adam Kirby has joined the McMurry staff as offensive line coach.
|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.
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.
Anna Maria (D-III - MA): Per source, Anna Maria College has hired former safety Dan McKenna as their defensive backs coach.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.