Tuesday March 17, 2009 (Update 2)
Arkansas-Monticello: We hear offensive line coach Derek Warehime has been promoted to offensive coordinator.
Blinn Junior College: Spotted Wolf, who recently accepted the head coaching job at Bacone College, coached the offensive line last season at Blinn. Only in 2007 did Wolf serve as offensive coordinator.
Lafayette College: Our sources tell us former Toledo offensive line coach Stan Clayton has joined the Lafayette staff in the same capacity. Also, former Franklin assistant Marcel Quarterman has joined the staff as offensive assistant.
Tuesday March 17, 2009
Arkansas Tech: Northeast Oklahoma linebackers coach Danny Schaechter has accepted the offensive GA position at Arkansas Tech. Schaechter will coach the wide receivers.
Bacone College: Lloyed Spotted Wolf is the new head football coach at Bacone College. Wolf previously served as the offensive coordinator at Blinn Junior College the last three seasons.
Oregon State: Former Dallas Cowboys assistant Bruce Read has joined the Oregon State staff as special teams coordinator.
UL-Monroe: Former University of Georgia graduate assistant Mark Collins has joined the ULM staff. Collins will coach the safeties.
University of St. Francis (IL): Head coach Mike Uremovich has agreed to a new 3-year contract.
Monday March 16, 2009
Earlham College: Interim offensive line coach Matt Macy has been hired in full-time capacity. Macy will also serve as special teams coordinator.
Framingham State: FootballScoop has learned that Framingham State defensive line coach Joe Pappagallo has resigned to accept the head coaching job at Malden High School in Massachusetts.
Lincoln University: We hear the new offensive coordinator is Josh Varner. Varner previously served as offensive line coach at NY Maritime College.
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NY Maritime College: Defensive backs coach Al Piascik has been promoted to assistant head coach. We hear Springfield assistant Eric Ludwig is joining the staff as offensive line coach / recruiting coordinator. Lt. Colonel Mike Stroud has been hired as outside linebackers coach. Former high school coach Ed Gardella has joined the staff as quarterbacks coach.
Sunday March 15, 2009
Arkansas-Monticello: We hear former Davidson University assistant Troy Stubbs has been hired to coach the quarterbacks and running backs. Also, we hear former Illinois State wide receivers coach Jafar Williams has joined the staff as wide receivers coach / pass game coordinator.
Colorado State: Assistant coach Pat Meyer has received a promotion to offensive line coach / run game coordinator.
Fresno State: Defensive coordinator Dan Brown passed away Friday at the age of 50 after a two-year battle with brain cancer. Please keep Coach Brown's family in your thoughts.
Missouri: Defensive quality control Brandon Barnes will switch to the offensive side and work with the wide receivers.
Friday March 13, 2009 (Update 3)
Arizona State: FootballScoop has learned Eastern Washington quarterbacks coach / co-special teams coordinator Chris Peterson has accepted a position on the Arizona State staff. Peterson served as a graduate assistant when Dennis Erickson was the head coach at Idaho.
Oregon: Head coach Mike Bellotti has resigned. Bellotti will become athletic director on July 1, 2009. Chip Kelly takes over as head coach.