|Thursday September 5, 2013||presented by:|
Baltimore Ravens: The Ravens and head coach John Harbaugh have agreed on a four-year contract extension, according to multiple reports. The new deal will pay Harbaugh a reported $7 million annually. Harbaugh had two years left on his existing contract.
Wyoming: We understand that director of recruiting Matt Rahl has stepped down to take care of some health issues. Hope he's back coaching soon.
VMI (FCS): Case Western Reserve (D-III - OH) athletics director Dave Diles will step into the same position at VMI. Diles will succeed Donny White, who will retire in November after 15 years at his alma mater.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Head coach Cory Sauter has been awarded a four-year contract extension.
Kansas: Athletic director Sheahon Zenger has received a contract extension that will take him through June of 2018 with an annual salary upped to $600,000.
New Mexico Highlands (D-II): Former Oklahoma State Cowboy Evan Epstein is the new offensive line coach at New Mexico Highlands.
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George Fox University (D-III - OR): George Fox University does no currently have any open positions on staff.
|Wednesday September 4, 2013||presented by:|
Northwestern: Pat Fitzgerald's annual compensation in 2011 was approximately $2.2 million including nearly $2 million in base pay. In May of 2011 Fitz agreed to a new 10 year deal with the University (terms were not disclosed). Additionally, USA Today reports that Fitz received a $2.5 million loan as part of the agreement.
Princeton: Athletics director Gary D. Walters announced today he will step down at the end of June. Walters has led the Tigers' athletics department since 1994.
Kennesaw State (FCS - GA): Kennesaw State announced today it will join the Big South Conference as an affiliate member for football beginning in 2015.
Louisiana Tech: Ben Barton is now working as a defensive grad assistant at LA Tech. Barton previously coached the linebackers at Coffeyville CC (KS).
George Fox University (D-III - OR): George Fox University, a start up football program in 2014, is looking to fill 2 of the following dates for the 2014 season: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20. We are willing to work out a multi-year contract or a home and home, with the 2014 games at Fox. Please contact defensive coordinator John Bates by email at email@example.com (or by office phone at 503-554-2936)
|Tuesday September 3, 2013||presented by:|
Wisconsin: Former Louisiana Tech, Iowa State and Utah State athletics director Bruce Van De Velde is the new senior associate athletics director at Wisconsin.
Duke: Deputy director of athletics Mike Cragg has withdrawn his name from Rice's athletics director search.
Ottawa University (NAIA - KS): Michael Hepp, a former Ripon College offensive lineman, has been hired as a grad asssitant at Ottawa University and will coach the running backs and offensive line.
Union College (D-III - NY): Union College is looking to fill their open dates for the following dates and seasons; 2015 - 1 Game on 10/17 (Away). 2016 - 1 Game on 9/17 or 10/15 (Home). 2017 - 2 Games on 9/16 and 10/14 (Away). 2018 - 2 Games on 9/15 and 10/13 (Home). 2019 - 2 Games on 9/14 and 10/19 (Away). We are willing to work out a multi-year contract as well. Please contact Defensive Coordinator Pete Brown via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 518-388-6363 if interested.
Alcorn State: Lane Powell, former defensive coordinator at Edwin Waters College and former assistant at Millsaps College, has joined the staff at Alcorn State.
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Phoenix College (CC - AZ): Head coach Jeremy Richardson has resigned as the programs's head coach. Defensive coordinator Jerome Daniels, who served as the interim head coach last year, will take over as interim head coach for the 2013 season.
Notre Dame: Head coach Brian Kelly has signed a five year contract extension that will keep him in South Bend through the 2017 season.