Tuesday July 8, 2014
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Georgia Southern: Former standout and College Football Hall of Fame member Tracy Ham has joined the athletic department staff. See details on AD Scoop.
Jacksonville Jaguars: Wisconsin-Whitewater (D-III) offensive line coach Daryl Agpalsa is joining the Jags organization as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program.
Averett (D-III - VA): Joseph Roane has joined the staff as linebackers coach.
Alfred (D-III - NY): The school has announced the appointment of defensive coordinator Brent Barnes and defensive backs coach Lazarus Morgan.
Mary Hardin-Baylor (D-III - TX): Quarterbacks coach Cody Fredenburg has been promoted to offensive coordinator.
New Mexico Highlands: Receivers coach DeAndre Green has accepted the offensive coordinator job at Steller Prep Academy (Hayward, CA).
East Mississippi CC: Defensive line coach Decarlos Holmes has resigned to take a position at Bastrop HS (LA) due to family reasons.
Oklahoma: Per source, Oklahoma offensive grad assistant Jon Cooper has left the program and has accepted a position outside of coaching.
Louisburg College (CC - NC): Bobby Finch Jr has joined the staff as head strength and conditioning coach and defensive line coach.
Presentation College (NAIA - SD): Presentation, a NAIA school that plays in the North Star Athletic Association, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Intern Football Coach. This is an entry level position, designed to provide the successful candidate coaching and administrative experience. Responsibilities will include coaching a position on the Offense/Defense to be determined, and assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of the program (practice and game preparation, recruiting, fundraising, video breakdown, camps, equipment, community involvement, and other duties as assigned). The successful candidate will have integrity and respect, excellent interpersonal, organizational and leadership skills with the ability to work effectively with all constituents. This position pays a stipend of $6000, with no housing or benefits. Position will begin August 1, 2014, and end on May 30, 2015. Bachelor’s degree required, with coaching/playing experience preferred. Interviews will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Apply online by visiting http://www.presentation.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities EEO
Ave Maria (NAIA - FL): Ave Maria University is no longer accepting resumes for the defensive line job.
Monday July 7, 2014
Clark Atlanta (D-II - GA): Clark Atlanta has hired Gallaudet University offensive line coach Clayton Hall to the same position, and promoted offensive graduate assistant Fred Jones to running backs coach.
Manchester (D-III - IN): The intern positions at Manchester have been filled.
Rhodes College (D-III - TN): With the departure of Brent Barnes to Alfred University, co-offensive coordinator Ryan Larsen has been promoted to offensive coordinator.
Saturday July 5, 2014
Carson-Newman (D-II - TN): Jamie Owens is joining the staff as assistant defensive line coach and Ryan Roach is joining as assistant receivers coach.
Findlay (D-II - OH): Mohawk HS (OH) head coach Erik Baker has accepted the tight ends / H-backs position at the University of Findlay, per source.
Alfred University (D-III - NY): Rhodes College (D-III - TN) co-offensive coordinator Brent Barnes has accepted the defensive coordinator position at Alfred, per source. Barnes previously coached the defensive backs at Rhodes.
John Carroll (D-III - OH): Per source, linebackers / special teams coordinator Mike Cook has resigned to pursue other opportunities.
Friday July 4, 2014
Happy Fourth of July to you and yours from the FootballScoop staff!
Lyon College (NAIA - AR): Mike DuFrane has been named the defensive coordinator and linebackers coach at Lyon College.
Thursday July 3, 2014
Austin Peay (FCS - TN): The Governors have announced that wide receivers coach Josh Richards will transition to offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach.
Yale (FCS - CT): The school has announced Carlton Hall as its defensive line coach. Hall accepted the same position at Elon back in January.
VMI (FCS): Ron Mattes has been added to the staff as tight ends coach.
Los Angeles Valley College (CC - CA): The hiring of head coach Juan Navarro has been made official.
New Mexico Highlands (D-II): The school has announced the hiring of Clayton Johnson as offensive line coach. He worked as last season at Fresno State under offensive line coach Cameron Norcross.
Birmingham-Southern (D-III - AL): Per source, defensive line coach Rudy Griffin is leaving to accept a position at Hewitt Trussville (AL) High School.
Colorado State-Pueblo (D-II): Former Louisville offensive line coach/run game coordinator Dave Borbely has been announced as CSU-Pueblo's offensive line coach.
Virginia-Wise (D-III): Former Eastern Illinois defensive line coach Dino Kaklis has been announced as the defensive coordinator at UVa-Wise.
College of the Desert (JC): Receivers coach Jack Steptoe has been named interim head coach for the 2014 season at College of the Desert.
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