Tuesday July 22, 2014
UTSA: Larry Coker stated this afternoon that, although he hasn't seen it yet, that the administration has told him they giving him an extension through 2020, "As soon as I see it we're going to take a look at it. I don't anticipate that it'll be a problem and we'll move forward with it."
Missouri: Sources tell us the recruiting role at Missouri has been filled. We hear that Missouri Western defensive grad assistant Morris Berger has accepted the position.
Seattle Seahawks: Per source, Ryan Florence has left Missouri, where he worked in recruiting, to join the Seahawks' scouting department.
LSU: Per 247 sports, LSU has hired Arizona grad assistant Sean Patterson Jr. in a quality control role.
Pac-12 Network: Former Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti will be a studio analyst for the Pac-12 Network this season handling pregame, postgame, and halftime segments.
Western Carolina: Per source, former Virginia Tech defensive grad assistant James Hopper has accepted the assistant defensive backs job at Western Carolina.
New York Giants: Former Giants receiver David Tyree has been named director of player development.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (D-III - CA): Occidental College (D-III - CA) defensive line coach / DFO / recruiting coordinator Justin Luthey has accepted the defensive line job at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.
North South Sports Academy (Postgrad - NC): North South Sports Academy is seeking games for the 2015 Football season (and away games with College JV teams). We are seeking home games for NAIA and D3 for the following dates: August 23 HOME 1pm, September 5 Home 1pm, September 12 Home 1pm, September 26 Home 3:00pm, October 3 Home 8pm.
Wyoming: Per source, Occidental College (D-III - CA) linebackers / strength coach Greg Holsworth has accepted a volunteer GA job at Wyoming.
Dartmouth: Dartmouth College is looking to hire a video coordinator. See full details here.
Middle Georgia State (NAIA): Per source, Jeremy Hawkins has accepted the defensive coordinator job at Middle Georgia State College.
Monday July 21, 2014
Texas High School Coaches Association: Those attending the THSCA this week should stop by and see our friends at AthletiCloud (mobile team management app designed for high school teams) and IQ Gametime (interactive player training). Both platforms will wow you.
Arizona Western (JC): Arizona Western has hired Reggie Bullock as running backs coach. Bullock was the NJCAA National Player of the year at Arizona Western College and continued his career at Eastern Carolina University.
Colorado School of Mines (D-II): Lincoln University (MO) offensive line coach Dustin Washburn has accepted the offensive line job at Colorado School of Mines.
South Carolina State (FCS): Per source, LA Tech defensive grad assistant Ben Barton has accepted the linebackers job at South Carolina State.
Colorado State: Jim McElwain has announced the addition of Lamar University (FCS - TX) receivers coach Kevin Barbay as director of player personnel.
South Carolina: Andre Goodman has been named director of football development on Steve Spurrier's staff.
Jackson State: Per source, Leon Seals will be the new defensive line coach at Jackson State. Seals coached at Calloway HS (MS) last year.
Pasadena City College (JC - CA): Former Phoenix College and Pima CC (CA) head coach Bill Laslett has joined the staff as offensive coordinator.
Mayville State (NAIA - ND): Per source, John Haines will be the new head coach at Mayville State.
Sunday July 20, 2014
Bucknell (FCS - PA): Darnell Stapleton, who joined the Pace University (D-II - NY) staff back in January to coach the offensive line, has been announced as the new offensive line coach at Bucknell.
Saturday July 19, 2014
Lindenwood (D-II - MO): The school has announced the promotion of quarterbacks coach/passing game coordinator Matt Karleskint to offensive coordinator.
Friday July 18, 2014
Minnesota Vikings: Special teams coordinator Mike Priefer has been suspended three games following the team's investigation into allegations of anti-gay remarks.
Mayville State (NAIA - ND): Per source, head coach Derek Schlieve has resigned to become assistant head coach / defensive coordinator on the Spring Hill (TX) High School staff.
New Mexico Military (JC): Bill Ross has joined the staff to coach the linebackers. Ross was an all-conference linebacker at New Mexico Military, and a two time all-conference linebacker at Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
Old Dominion: Linebackers coach Ulrick Edmonds has stepped down after seven months on the job to take an unspecified position at N.C. State, while former Connecticut staff member Darrell Perkins has been hired as cornerbacks coach. Kermit Buggs will move to safeties, and defensive coordinator Rich Nagy will coach the linebackers.
Millersville (D-II - PA): Per source, Red Land HS (PA) assistant coach Scott Acri has accepted a position on the Millersville staff.
In his attempt to save football for the "have-nots", June Jones would kill football for the "have-nots"
Urbana (D-II - OH): Stephen Pribble, who coached the quarterbacks and wide receivers at Manchester College (D-III - IN) the last few seasons, has been hired as offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach at Urbana on Dave Taynor's staff.
Texas High School Coaching Convention: For those planning to attend the convention next week, please stop by and visit our friends with IQ Gametime and AthletiCloud. Both platforms will blow you away.