|Monday March 31, 2014
Alabama A&M: Reggie Johnson has now officially been named defensive coordinator for James Spady's staff. Johnson is the former UAB defensive coordinator.
Georgetown (FCS - DC): The school has announced the hiring of Michael Neuberger as offensive coordinator. He spent the 2013 season as running backs/tight ends coach at Cornell, and coached wide receivers at Georgetown in 2012.
Carolina Panthers: Longtime NFL coach John Ramsdell has been hired as a senior offensive assistant.
Hutchinson CC (KS): Offensive coordinator/running backs coach Josh Gooch has resigned to pursue an opportunity outside of coaching.
UCLA: McMurry (D-II - TX) receivers/special teams coordinator/recruiting coordinator Evan Burk has joined the UCLA staff as an offensive assistant.
Colby College (D-III - ME): Former Connecticut player and assistant Shane Fogarty has been named offensive coordinator at Colby College.
St. Scholastica (D-III - MD): St. John's offensive coordinator/associate head coach Kurt Ramler has been named head coach at St. Scholastica.
Frostburg State (D-III - MD): Sources tell us John Kelling has been hired as defensive coordinator. He spend the past two seasons as the defensive coordinator at the University of Mary, and six seasons before that as defensive coordinator at North Dakota.
Webber International (NAIA - FL): Defensive backs coach Kiawaukee Thomas has been named head coach at Ruskin High School in Kansas City, Mo.
Beloit College (D-III - WI): New head coach Seth Duerr has announced the following additions - Jeremy Warren, offensive coordinator/quarterbacks; Jake Marshall, wide receivers coach/recruiting coordinator; Kyle Hansgen, defensive line coach; and Matt Lee, offensive line coach. Michael Wilson remain on from the previous staff.
Upper Iowa (D-II): St. Cloud State (D-II - MN) grad assistant, and former Upper Iowa quarterback, Ben Curran has been named receivers coach.
McMurry (D-III - TX): With head coach Mason Miller departing for the Tarleton State staff, sources tell us defensive coordinator Kendall Roberson will be the interim head coach. Word we're hearing is that either Roberson or offensive coordinator Chase Holbrook has the best shot to be named the full-time head coach. Will update when more becomes clear.
Wisconsin-River Falls (D-III): UW-River Falls is looking to fill an open date for the 2015 season with the possibility of extending the contract even further. They are open Week 1 (Sept. 5) and Week 4 (Sept. 26). Preferably a home game, but willing to negotiate. If interested please contact assistant coach, Matt Ebner, via email at .
Riverside (CC - CA): Per source, Greg Hoyd will be the new linebackers coach at Riverside.
Norfolk State (FCS - VA): In addition to the hiring of Donald Hill-Eley as offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach, Norfolk State has added Gordon Gregory as quarterbacks coach.
Morrisville State College (D-III - NY): Morrisville State College located in Morrisville, N.Y. (30 miles southeast of Syracuse) is seeking applicants for a Restricted Earnings assistant coaching position. Preferred candidates will have playing and/or coaching experience at LB or DB, as well as on special teams. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Coaching your own position, academic monitoring of student-athletes, practice and game film breakdown (HUDL), as well as the successful recruitment of qualified and competitive student-athletes in your assigned recruiting area. Compensation package includes: $5,000 stipend, on-campus housing, some meals, plus other opportunities to supplement income within the athletic and/or academic support departments. In addition, because of employment within SUNY, this position is entitled to receive a tuition waiver for one graduate class per semester at any other SUNY institution (preferably online classes). Probable start date is August 1st, 2014. Interested candidates should email head coach Curt Fitzpatrick at . NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Delaware (FCS): Head coach Dave Brock has formally announced the hiring of Eddie Allen as special teams coordinator/tight ends coach and the promotion of defensive line coach Dennis Dottin-Carter to co-defensive coordinator.
Sunday March 30, 2014
Alabama: Former Cal and Washington defensive line coach Tosh Lupoi is expected to join the staff in an off-the-field role, most likely in the personnel department, according to Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com.
Saturday March 29, 2014
Ellsworth (CC - IA): Upper Iowa (D-II) offensive coordinator Jesse Montalto is the new head coach at Ellsworth.
Northeastern State (D-II - OK): As we reported earlier this month, Northeastern State has formally announced the hiring of Josh Lattimer as defensive coordinator/linebackers coach. He spent the 2013 season as head coach at Ellsworth Community College in Iowa.
Norfolk State (FCS - VA): Former Morgan State head coach Donald Hill-Eley has been announced as the offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach at Norfolk State.
|Friday March 28, 2014
Cheyney (D-II - PA): Head coach Ken Lockard has resigned after three seasons as the helm. Offensive coordinator Anthony Johnson will serve as interim head coach while the school conducts a national search.
Yale (FCS - CT): The school announced that Joe Conlin has been promoted to offensive coordinator today. He was the associate head coach, run game coordinator and offensive line coach in 2013. Conlin replaces Kevin Morris, who accepted a similar post at Monmouth earlier this month.
Hawaii: Wayne Moses was formally introduced as Hawaii's running backs on Friday. He coached running backs at Army and has previously worked at UCLA, USC, Stanford and with the St. Louis Rams, among other places.
Tarleton State (D-II - TX): Per sources, McMurry head coach Mason Miller will be joining the Tarleton State staff on the offensive side of the ball. Will update...
Illinois: Ryan Cubit, son of offensive coordinator Bill Cubit, has been hired as director of student-athlete development. He most recently served as co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Western Michigan in 2012.
Susquehanna (D-III - PA): The Crusaders have added Rocco Salomone as defensive coordinator. Salomone is the long-time head coach at the SUNY Brockport (NY), where he holds the school's all-time wins record.
Arizona State: Sources tell us Tarleton State (D-II - TX) offensive line coach Josh Martin will join the Arizona State staff as an offensive GA.
Virginia University of Lynchburg (USCAA): Former Concordia College (AL) head coach Don Lee has officially accepted the AD/head football coach position. The university has decided they will play football next season and continue all athletics programs.
Fresno City College (JC - CA): Quarterbacks coach Tim Simons has left the staff to return to Clovis North High School as head coach. Additionally, the Rams have hired Ryan Rushhaupt as linebackers coach, filling a position vacated when Kerry Locklin joined the New Mexico State staff.
Louisiana Tech: Middle Tennessee director of player personnel Lance Basler is the new director of football operations at Louisiana Tech.
Alabama State (FCS): Former Super Bowl MVP Dexter Jackson has been named safeties coach and special teams coordinator.
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Los Angeles Valley College (JC - CA): Offensive coordinator/running backs coach Ceasar Sandoval will not return to the staff.
Yale (FCS - CT): Per source, Artie Asselta is leaving McNeese State to take the wide receivers job at Yale.
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McNeese State (FCS - LA): Sources tell us former Stephen F. Austin offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Landon Hoefer has taken the quarterbacks job at McNeese State.
Northern State (D-II - SD): Ben Ehret has been announced as offensive line coach. He spent 2013 as the running backs coach at Milliken (D-III - IL).
|Thursday March 27, 2014
Simon Fraser (D-II - Canada): Per source, Abe Elimimian has been hired as defensive coordinator.
Lackawanna College (CC - PA): Lackawanna College, located in Scranton Pa., is seeking a volunteer TE/OL coach. Meals are included, but no stipend or benefits are attached to the position. Applicants from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, and Binghamton areas are strongly encouraged to apply. The hired applicant will be responsible for his own position group (TE) and assist in coaching the offensive line. Other duties will be assigned, including field set up, film review, data entry, recruiting, and opponent/self scouting. Experience coaching either OL or TE is preferred but not required. Please email resumes to OC Josh Pardini at . This position will start immediately
Augustana College (D-II - SD): Augustana College (D-III - IL) defensive backs coach Jordan Malone has accepted the same job at Augustana College in South Dakota.
Concord (D-II - WV): Former West Virginia defensive lineman J.B. Lageman has joined the staff as a graduate assistant in charge of the outside linebackers.
Jamestown (NAIA - ND): Head coach Shawn Frank has announced the hiring of former Jimmies quarterback Josh Kittell as offensive coordinator. Kittell spent five years at Minot State, most recently as passing game coordinator and co-special teams coordinator. Jared Schwanz has also been promoted to defensive coordinator.
Edinboro (D-II - PA): Edinboro is looking to fill an open date for the weekend of September 6.
Harvard: Head coach Tim Murphy has announced that former staff member Mike Donovan will return as assistant defensive line coach.
Augustana College (D-III - IL): Chad Cleveland has been promoted to defensive backs coach. Cleveland spent the 2013 season as an intern after previously coaching at Eastern Illinois.
Muhlenberg College (D-III - PA): Joshua Carter will return to his alma mater as quarterbacks/wide receivers coach and special teams coordinator.