Sunday May 11, 2014
Just a friendly reminder that today is Mother's Day. Call your mom and give appropriate "Thanks", and tell her how much she means to you.
Tennessee: Garden City CC (KS) offensive line coach Merci Falaise has accepted an offensive grad assistant position on Butch Jones' staff.
Saturday May 10, 2014
Clark Atlanta (D-II - GA): Offensive coordinator Rob Armstrong has left the program to take the Rutherford High School head coaching job in Panama City, Fla.
Toronto Argonauts (CFL): Concordia University (Canada) offensive line coach/assistant offensive coordinator Bryan Chiu has been hired as the Argos' offensive line coach.
|Friday May 9, 2014
Wyoming: Former Wyoming defensive coordinator, along with former Idaho and Nevada head coach, Chris Tormey is the new head coach at South Whidbey (WA) High School.
Jason Gesser: Former Idaho and Wyoming assistant Jason Gesser will work on the Washington State football broadcast team for IMG which holds the radio broadcast rights.
McMurry (D-III - TX): Per source, University of St. Mary (NAIA - KS) head coach Lance Hinson will be named head coach at McMurry University.
LSU: Offensive quality control intern Aaron Vice has accepted the offensive coordinator role at Denham Springs High School. TigerBait reported the move yesterday.
Concordia College (AL): Defensive line coach/strength and conditioning coach Eric Martinear has been hired as the head coach at Ellwood Christian Academy (AL).
Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum is no longer accepting applicants for their full-time defensive backs job, and intern wide receivers position. Thank you for the overwhelming response.
Gettysburg (D-III - PA): Per source, Illinois Wesleyan (D-III) grad assistant Andy Dicken has accepted the defensive backs job at Gettysburg College.
Rhodes (D-III - TN): Rhodes College has promoted passing game coordinator / receivers coach Ryan Larsen to co-offensive coordinator / recruiting coordinator / quarterbacks coach.
Youngstown State: Youngstown State has named Jim Tressel their new president. The board of trustees unanimously voted Tressel in this morning. Per source, Tressel was also offered the same position at Akron but chose to accept the position at Youngstown.
Northwestern: Per source, former Montana State standout, and defensive intern, Clay Bignell has accepted the Northwestern defensive line grad assistant position.
NC State: Per source, Penn State recruiting grad assistant Ty Howie is heading to NC State as the offensive line grad assistant.
Tulane: Wayne Cordova has joined Curtis Johnson's staff as director of player personnel. Cordova served in a similar post at Grambling State, and is the former head coach at St. Augustine HS (LA).
|Thursday May 8, 2014
Mother's Day is this Sunday. Just a reminder guys.
New Mexico State: Per source, Colorado State Pueblo offensive line coach Chris Symington will be named offensive line coach at NMSU tomorrow.
Northwestern: Per source, Geneva College (D-III - PA) quarterbacks / receivers coach David Girardi is joining the staff as offensive quality control and Montana State (FCS) director of football operations Nate Parseghian is coming on board as a recruiting assistant. For those asking, and how could you not, we under that yes, Nate is related to Ara.
Stony Brook (FCS - NY): Northwestern defensive grad assistant Rob Noel has accepted the defensive line job at Stony Brook, per sources. We understand that the position at Northwestern has already been filled.
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St. John's (D-III - MN): Former offensive coordinator Jim Gagliardi will return to his post after spending 2013 as football operations coordinator and wide receivers coach. It will be his 23rd season on the Johnnies' staff. Additionally, co-defensive coordinator Brandon Novak will focus solely on football and drop his role as head wrestling coach.
Minnesota: Colorado School of Mines associate DFO and recruiting operations coordinator Morgan Liggett has joined the Minnesota staff as a full time recruiting assistant, per sources.
Virginia Tech: Sources tell us that Virginia Tech is looking to fill two new positions...director of player personnel and director of high school relations.
Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III): Former head coach Dennis Miller is returning to the sidelines and will take over the head coaching duties. Miller has resigned from his administrative and VP of student affairs roles to return to coaching.
Georgia Tech: Matt Griffin, who joined Paul Johnson's staff last spring as the director of player personnel, is no longer with the staff, per the Atlanta Journal Constitution.
Tufts University: Assistant coach Tom Beaton has been promoted to full-time assistant and will coach the slot receivers / running backs and serve as recruiting coordinator. Tufts has no open positions on staff at this time.
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|Wednesday May 7, 2014
Western Kentucky: Greg Brohm has joined the staff as director of football operations.
Akron: Kent Roosevelt (OH) High School head coach John Nemec will become the new director of player personnel at Akron according to the Akron Beacon-Journal.
Lewis and Clark College (D-III - OR): Defensive coordinator Tim Jacobs has accepted the head job at Putnam (OR) High School.
Heidelberg (D-III - OH): Heidelberg University is no longer accepting applications for their wide receiver position. We would like to thank the coaching community for the overwhelming interest.
Miami Dolphins: Miami has hired former IMG executive Chris Clements as their senior vice president and CFO, per Tom Garfinkel.
Green Bay Packers: As we previously reported last week, Green Bay has now officially announced New Mexico State offensive line coach Steve Marshall as their assistant offensive line coach.
Augustana (D-III - IL): Augustana is no longer accepting materials for their offensive intern position. Phone interviews are currently being arranged with the selected finalists. Thank you for the overwhelming response.
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Ursinus (D-III - PA): Head coach Pete Gallagher has made a few changes to his coaching staff. Defensive line coach Marc Lordi has been promoted to defensive coordinator, Shane Eachus has returned from James Madison and has been named assistant defensive coordinator / defensive backs coach / special teams coordinator, Travis Ford-Bey will coach the linebackers, and Bruce Fleming will assist with the defensive backs.
Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III - WI): Receivers coach / special teams coordinator Dave Archibald has been hired as offensive coordinator at Whitnall HS (WI). Archibald has spent the past seven years with the WLU program.
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Texas A&M: Mikado Hinson is joining the A&M staff as director of player development. Hinson is a longtime member of the University of Houston staff.
Bridgton Academy (Postgrad - ME): Bridgton Academy, a prep school in Maine, has a few openings on their coaching staff. Go here for more details.