|Monday July 1, 2013||presented by:|
Longtime Youngstown State equipment manager Carmen Cassesse has passed away. Please keep his family in your prayers.
Auburn: The school has released Gus Malzahn's contract, paying him $2.3 million per year over five years. Of the $2.3 million, $500,000 will come in base salary and $900,000 each will come from personal endorsement rights and radio/TV appearances. The buyout is set for $500,000 for each remaining year on the contract on both sides of the deal. The contract also includes several bonuses, among them: up to $150,000 for hitting APR benchmarks, $100,000 for winning the SEC West, $150,000 for winning the SEC and $500,000 for a national championship. See more on his contract here. Associate head coach/recruiting coordinator/defensive line coach Rodney Garner will make $500,000 per year; the nine assistants will make a sum of $3.495 million in 2013, down slightly from the $3.735 million in 2012.
Texas: Sources tell us that former McNeese State tight ends coach Eman Naghavi has joined the staff as an offensive quality control coach.
William and Mary: Former player Joe Brady has joined the defensive staff and will work with the linebackers.
Simon Fraser (D-II - Canada): Avila University (NAIA - MO) corners coach Tony Caputo has accepted the receivers and tight ends job.
Tuskegee: Stillman College athletic director Curtis Campbell has been selected as Tuskegee's new AD.
Utica College (D-III - NY): Ben McKaig, a former Emporia State player and assistant coach at Andover HS (KS), has accepted the grad assistant job working with the defensive line.
Nebraska Wesleyan: Sources tell us that Omaha Nighthawks (UFL) running backs coach Steve Heimann has accepted the defensive backs job.
Louisiana-Monroe: UC-Riverside athletic director Brian Wickstrom has been hired as the athletic director at Louisiana-Monroe, according to the Shreveport Times.
Averett (D-III - VA): Kevin Daughtrey has joined the staff as linebackers coach and strength and conditioning grad assistant. Daughtrey previously served as a grad assistant strength and conditioning coach at Alabama.
Louisiana-Monroe: Texas-Pan American athletic director Chris King has withdrawn his candidacy from the ULM athletic director search. The Warhawks will choose between California-Riverside Brian Wickstrom and Georgia associate AD Josh Brooks.
Eastern Michigan: The school has officially named Heather Lyke as university vice president and director of intercollegiate athletics. Lyke arrives at Eastern Michigan from Ohio State, where she served as a senior associate athletic director.
Itasca (CC - MN): Itasca Community College, Grand Rapids, MN is seeking assistant coaches preferable offensive line and defensive backs, but will consider all applicants. This is a seasonal position with paid stipend. Would be involved in all aspects of the program including recruiting, game planning and video breakdown. No benefits, no housing. Local applicants are strongly encouraged. Must be available for training camp. Please contact head coach Tom Inforzato by phone 218-969-7452 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday June 30, 2013
UConn: Sources tell us that offensive grad assistant Luke Bengston has resigned due to health reasons.
Redlands (D-III - CA): The University of Redlands is taking applications for an Offensive Football Graduate Assistant. Primary responsibilities include coaching a position group, recruiting, coordinating all video as it applies to practice, games and highlights, and other duties as assigned. Bachelor’s degree and admission to the University of Redlands “Higher Education” graduate program is required. Tuition remission for graduate school, a monthly stipend, and meal plan are provided. Position begins ASAP. Please send a cover letter, resume, an unofficial copy of college transcripts, and a reference list to: Jim Good, Associate Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator at email@example.com
Saturday June 29, 2013
Ohio State: Plant HS (FL) assistant coach Sean Fisher has accepted the cornerbacks intern job at Ohio State.
Lyon College (NAIA - AR): The school voted this week to reinstate football after a 62-year absence. The Scots plan to field a team in time for the 2015 season. Read more here.
Ursinus (D-III - PA): Ursinus is looking for a part-time defensive backs coach. Candidates can email letter of application, resume, and references to head coach Peter Gallagher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nebraska: After nearly five decades as an assistant coach, offensive coordinator, head coach and athletic director, Tom Osborne's last official day at Nebraska is tomorrow. Celebrating a career we'll never see again.
Post (D-II - CT): Head sprint football coach Michael Mannetti has been named interim director of athletics after former AD Anthony Fallacaro left for a similar position at Southern New Hampshire. Mannetti will continue his duties as head football coach. Heading into his second year at Post, Mannetti led the squad to a 5-2 mark in his first year on campus.
|Friday June 28, 2013||presented by:|
Florida: Defensive backs coach Travaris Robinson is the recipient of a $60,000 raise, bumping his salary to $290,000, according to the Gainesville Sun.
Southern Miss: Contrary to reports, former Georgia athletic director Damon Evans is not a candidate for the AD position at Southern Miss according to a spokesman for USM.
Augustana (D-II - SD): Brandon Valley HS (SD) assistant coach Kelly Scholten has joined the staff and will coach the defensive line.
Toledo: Sources tell us that Dunedin HS (FL) head coach Max Smith has accepted a grad assistant job on Matt Campbell's staff.
Stanford: Stanford plans to promote from within for their open administrative position. Historically, Stanford has always done an excellent job of rewarding volunteers with full-time positions.
Augustana (D-III - IL): Head coach Rob Cushman has announced the hiring of Brent Allen as offensive line coach. Allen previously held a similar post at Carroll University (Wisc.).
Grambling State: Offensive line coach Ben Wilkerson and defensive backs coach Kalvin Pearson will not return to the staff according to a report from the Shreveport Times.
SMU: June Jones has elevated two quality control coaches to assistant coaching positions. Defensive quality control coach Eric Daniels has been promoted to linebackers coach, and offensive quality control coach Carlos Barocio-Leon will now serve as a special teams assistant.
|Thursday June 27, 2013||presented by:|
Rhodes College (D-III - TN): Rhodes College has an immediate opening for a running backs coach. The position pays a stipend of $2,000 per month, and will begin August 1st. Please email all resumes to Head Coach Dan Gritti, email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Johnson C. Smith (D-II - NC): Brandon Moorer has been hired to coach the linebackers.
University of La Verne (D-III - CA): University of La Verne is looking for a part-time wide receiver coach. Must have previous experience coaching offense. This is an in-season stipend position only ($2000-$4000 depending on experience). There are no benefits, no housing, and no meal plan available. Local applicants are strongly encouraged. Please, no phone calls. Email resume to Offensive Coordinator Richard Worsell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jamestown College (NAIA - ND): Former University of Sioux Falls (D-II - SD) defensive line coach Jared Schwanz has accepted the linebackers job.
Whittier College: Former Whittier assistant coach Ernie Gutierrez will participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the New York Jets.
Ottawa University (NAIA - KS): Ottawa has an open grad assistant position. The selected candidate will be granted a tuition waiver (18 credit hours per year), a partial meal allowance, and a bi-weekly living stipend. Evidence of extensive specific sport experience (playing and/or coaching) is required. Experience playing and/or coaching offense is highly preferred. The preferred application deadline is July 8th; the position will be open until filled and the assistantship will begin ASAP. NOTES: An earned Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and the ability to obtain admission into an Ottawa University graduate program is required (minimum undergraduate degree GPA of 3.0 is required). Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send a resume, letter of application and three professional references via email to Kathy Hinderliter, Athletic Department Coordinator at email@example.com
ESPN: As was first reported earlier this month, Kirk Herbstreit has offically signed a contract keeping him at ESPN through 2022.
Louisiana Tech: Athletic director Bruce Van De Velde has announced that he will step down from his position, effective July 1.
Highland CC (KS): Highland CC is looking for a defensive volunteer. There is no compensation, housing or meals. This position is purely for someone local wanting experience coaching college football. If interested, email resumes to coach Held at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Lake Erie College (D-II - OH): Lake Erie College has an immediate opening for a running back graduate assistant position. Running Back playing and/or coaching experience is preferred. Position includes graduate classes and a $5,000 stipend. applicants must hold a bachelor's degree and meet the requirement for admission to the Lake Erie College graduate program. Responsibilities include: assisting the offensive staff, game/practice prep, coaching a position group, recruiting own area, and film breakdown. Send cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Mark Mcnellie at email@example.com. Position to be filled ASAP. No phone calls or faxes please.