Sunday March 29, 2009
Eastern Kentucky: Kentucky State co-defensive coordinator / linebackers coach Garry Fisher has joined the Eastern Kentucky staff as linebackers coach.
Northeastern: Corey Hetherman has joined the Northeastern staff as outside linebackers coach. Hetherman previously served as inside linebackers coach at Springfield College.
Oakland Raiders: Our sources tell us Rich Scangarello has joined the Raiders' staff as offensive quality control. Scangarello previously served as co-offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach at UC-Davis.
Whittier College: Kicker Jellerson has joined the Whittier College staff as defensive coordinator. Jellerson previously served as defensive backs coach at Western Washington. We hear Walt Fletcher is moving from offensive line to defensive line. Also, Chris Anderson will move from defensive line to tight ends / running backs. Former Whittier College wide receiver Shawn Briggs has been hired as wide receivers coach. Bill O'Boyle will move from linebackers to offensive coordinator / associate head coach. Jared Izidoro will move from rovers to linebackers. Chasen Eddow remains as defensive backs coach. Whittier is still in the process of hiring a quarterbacks coach.
East Stroudsburg University: invites applications for a part-time Defensive Line Assistant Football Coach. This position is a 6 month appointment (August - November and March - April) renewable based upon evaluation. Responsibilities: Assist and support the head coaches in the organization, supervision, and administration of the program, which competes in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC); assist in recruiting quality student-athletes who have the ability to succeed both academically and athletically; assist with fundraising, and the operation of camps. Must have a commitment to the student-athlete's academic progress and graduation. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, one year or more of successful experience in coaching as a head coach or assistant coach on the college level or an equivalent combination of experience that may include High School or Club coaching and a thorough knowledge of and commitment to compliance with the rules, regulations and policies of the NCAA and other applicable institutions are required. We hope to attract applicants with the skills necessary to effectively coach a diverse population of student athletes in a cultural climate that recognizes, respects, and celebrates differences. Please attach a separate statement that expresses your cultural self-awareness, describes your experiences with other cultures and communities, and demonstrates how you apply these experiences to the collegiate athletic environment. Final selection will be based upon final interview. Experience working with diverse populations and knowledge of PSAC rules are preferred. To learn more about diversity at ESU and in our community visit our web site at www.esu.edu/diversity. Final selection will be based upon a successful interview and background check. All candidates must furnish proof of eligibility work in the U.S. at time of employment. Annual Salary: $8,000.00 (.40 FTE) To Apply: Please send letter of application, resume, requested statement and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references by April 13, 2009 to: Jessica Kornhausl, Employment Manager, East Stroudsburg University, 200 Prospect Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. The University encourages applications from members of historically under-represented groups, including women, veterans, and persons with disabilities, and is an AA/EEO employer. East Stroudsburg University is interested in hiring employees who have extensive experience with diverse populations. To learn more about diversity at ESU and in our community, visit our website at www.esu.edu/diversity.
Friday March 27, 2009
Menlo College: Special teams coordinator / director of football operations Fred Guidici has been promoted to head football coach.
Northeastern: Our sources tell us Frank Forcucci has accepted the defensive coordinator job.
Winston-Salem State: Allen Hall has joined the staff as offensive coordinator. Hall previously served as offensive coordinator at Savannah State.
Thursday March 26, 2009
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.
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.
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.
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.