Tuesday March 31, 2009
Harper College: We heard the new head coach could be Cornell College assistant Eric Waldstein.
Midland Lutheran: FootballScoop has now learned that former Florida Atlantic assistant Nick Seta has been hired to coach the defensive backs. It appears former University of Nebraska-Omaha assistant John McMenamin will be the offensive coordinator.
Nebraska: Head coach Bo Pelini has signed a one-year contract extension that will boost his yearly contract to 1.85 million per season.
Northern Arizona: We hear linebackers coach Andy Thompson will take over as defensive coordinator while head coach Jerome Souers will coach the secondary.
Southwest Baptist: Our sources tell us Southwest Baptist head coach Keith Allen has hired former Bacone assistant Darnell Walker to coach the secondary. We hear the secondary coach is moving to linebackers and will assume the defensive coordinator position as well.
VMI: As we first reported, VMI has announced the hiring of former South Florida student assistant Danny Verpaele to assistant the secondary. Defensive assistant Winston October will now coach the wide receivers.
Bacone College: Muskogee, OK. DB Coach. Seeking a quality applicant with collegiate experience coaching DBs; collegiate playing experience at DB preferred. Immediate availability is a plus. Please FAX letter of interest, resume, and references to: Bacone Football (918)686-6943. NO PHONE CALLs PLEASE.
Monday March 30, 2009 (Update 2)
Dartmouth College: Our sources tell us offensive line coach Cyril Brockmeier has resigned his post to accept a high school coaching position in south Florida. We hear head coach Buddy Teevens could be close to hiring former Yale offensive line coach Keith Clark.
Harper College: We hear a new head coach has been hired, but we haven't confirmed who it is. Please let us know.
Monday March 30, 2009
Arkansas State: We hear Northern Arizona defensive coordinator / defensive backs coach Corey Batoon will accept the safeties position at Arkansas State.
Greenville College (IL): Our sources tell us offensive coordinator Joel Penner and accepted the offensive coordinator position at Northwestern College (IA). Greenville is set, according to our sources, to name Jeff Disandro as offensive coordinator.
BasketballScoop: Did your coach make the list? The semi-finalists have been named.
Midland Lutheran: We hear the offensive coordinator and defensive back jobs are open.
Samford University: Our sources tell us defensive backs coach Andre' Bruce has resigned.
Central Virginia Sport Performance Seminar: The strength and conditioning staff at the University of Richmond are holding the 2nd annual Central Virginia Sport Performance Seminar on April 17th, 18th and 19th. This clinic is sure to be the BEST clinic for sport performance specialists in the United States this year. With a line up this jam packed it is sure to be a weekend of intense mind blowing presentations and a great opportunity for you to discuss training methods with some of the best minds in our field. The lineup for this year's seminar is as follows: Martin Rooney, Dr. Anatoli Bondarchuk, Dr. Michael Yessis, Harvey Newton, Zach Even-Esh, Buddy Morris, Todd Hamer, Jason Riddell, Jedd Johnson. For more information please visit: www.centralvasportperformanceseminar.com
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.