Saturday June 21, 2014
Atlanta Falcons: Per source, Ohio State recruiting assistant Roger Terry has accepted a player personnel summer internship with the Falcons. Terry has spent the past two seasons working under Mark Pantoni at Ohio State, who was one of the finalists for our 2013 Director of Player Personnel award.
|Friday June 20, 2014
Please join us in praying for the recovery and health of former Nebraska offensive line coach Milt Tenopir, who has been battling leukemia since his diagnosis in late May.
Presbyterian (FCS - SC): Per source, Tucker HS (GA) defensive backs coach Eric Miller is joining the staff as corners coach.
Rhodes College (D-III - TN): Rhodes is seeking an Assistant Football Coach & Athletic Events Manager. Selected applicant will serve as Event Manager for spring sports as designated by Assistant Director of Athletics. Serve as strength and conditioning assistant for football team. Other duties include participating in development and fundraising activities with various constituents and/or other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director. Bachelor’s Degree required. Must have served as a high school and/or college football coach. Rhodes offers an excellent benefits package and a great working environment. For a complete job description and to apply online, please visit http://jobs.rhodes.edu. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce.
Old Dominion: Head coach Bobby Wilder has promoted quarterbacks coach Ron Whitcomb to offensive coordinator and offensive coordinator Brian Scott has been designated as associate head coach and offensive game plan/play caller, according to Harry Minium of the Virginian-Pilot.
Livingstone (D-II - NC): Livingstone College needs a home game on September 20, 2014 and we would make the 2015 game an away game. Looking for an NAIA, Division 3 or Division 2 teams willing to play on that day. Please call associate athletic director Malcolm Nelson at 704-492-8863 if interested.
Dickinson (D-III - PA): Per source, Susquehanna (D-III - PA) assistant offensive line coach Paul Russick has accepted the offensive intern job at Dickinson College.
Youngstown State: Trustees have approved the contract for University President Jim Tressel at $300,000 a year.
LSU: Per Ross Dellenger of The Advocate, special teams coordinator and defensive assistant Bradley Dale Peveto has a three year deal worth a base salary of $350,000 in 2014. Peveto will get a $50,000 raise in year two and year three of the deal. Counting incentives, he can make an additional $75,000.
Castleton State (D-III - VT): Defensive coordinator Stephen "Bo" McDougall is no longer with the program. McDougall will remain with the college and focus on his duties as the head lacrosse coach after three years in dual roles with the programs. We are told that there are currently no openings on staff at this time.
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University of St. Mary (NAIA - KS): We hear the defensive coordinator spot is open.
New Mexico Highlands (D-II): We hear that New Mexico Highlands has a receivers opening (stipend position).
|Thursday June 19, 2014
Day 3 of the Angelo Football Clinic: Kurt Roper, Pat Narduzzi and Scott Fountain are scheduled to speak. Follow @zach_barnett for updates.
Big 12: Commissioner Bob Bowlsby has been given a two year extension through 2018-2019 per Chuck Carlton of the Dallas Morning News. The Big 12 has now confirmed this.
Hendrick Motorsports: Hendrick Motorsports, a leading NASCAR motorsports organization, is currently seeking an experienced, highly motivated Pit Crew Coach. The candidate should have an extensive coaching background, along with experience in video breakdown and analysis (preferably DVSport). The ideal candidate must have experience in a collegiate or professional sports coaching environment with the ability to manage, motivate, and lead others while working within an extremely fast paced environment. In addition, the successful candidate will have extensive knowledge and experience planning, implementing and evaluating all aspects of an athletic team practice. This position is responsible for creating, tracking, and updating individual and team goals on a weekly basis, in addition to the development and professional growth of the pit crew performers. Position requires strong communication skills, flexible work schedule, and the ability to travel extensively. Please submit all resumes through our organizational website at www.hendrickmotorsports.com.
Charleston Southern (FCS): Per source, former Saint Augustine University defensive backs coach Cory Peoples has accepted the same position at Charleston Southern.
LIU Post (D-II - NY): LIU Post is seeking to hire a video coordinator.
Indianapolis Colts: Webber International University defensive backs coach Roosevelt Williams will participate in a Bill Walsh Fellowship this summer with the Colts.
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Colgate: Per source, Colgate has a restricted earnings position open working with the wide receivers.
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|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.
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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.