Monday July 6, 2009
Coaches Quick Hits

UL-Lafayette: Our sources are telling us that ULL has hired Brian Wallace as the defensive GA.  Wallace previously served as the linebackers coach at Louisiana College.

Portland State: We hear offensive line coach Jim Craft and wide receivers coach Kevin Strasser are being considered for the offensive coordinator position.  The position came available three weeks ago when veteran coach Mouse Davis announced his retirement.    A replacement could be named later this week.

IUP: Former Midwestern State (TX) grad assistant Tye Desiderio has joined the Indiana University (PA) staff as a grad assistant.

Chowan University: (D2, CIAA) Assistant Football Coach - Defense/Video Coordinator. Qualifications: A bachelor's degree; and, playing or coaching defensive line at the college level is required. Playing or coaching experience in an even front defense desired.  Extensive computer skills, knowledge of video editing equipment (APEX editing system) and the ability to break down game film required.  Position will include coaching, practice video and film exchange responsibilities as well as responsibilities with reference to film breakdowns, scouting reports, editing, recruiting and other duties as assigned.  This is an entry level, full-time, ten month position with restricted salary & room as compensation.  Please forward cover letter, resume and professional references to Chowan University, Attention: Tim Place, Football Offices, 1 University Drive, Murfreesboro, NC 27855; or, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  No phone calls.

Lock Haven University: A division II school in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Football Coach.  Candidates must be highly motivated and willing to put in the hours that the job demands.  This position will be a part-time, entry level position. Previous College playing and/or coaching experience is highly recommended. Position will include coaching a position assigned by the head coach, recruiting and assisting with Academics and all other duties assigned by Head Coach.  DSV editing experience is preferred.  Resume reviews will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Lock Haven is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity, and Strongly Encourages Minority Coaches. This 10 month position will begin immediately.  Interested Coaches can email or fax their resume, and references to Head Coach John Klacik This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Fax # 570-484-2709. No phone calls please.
Friday July 3, 2009

Prairie View A&M: 3 Prairie View A&M coaches will serve internships with NFL teams this summer.  Defensive coordinator Heishma Northern (Oakland Raiders), running backs coach Dwayne Foster (Buffalo Bills), and defensive line coach Miles Brandon (Pittsburgh Steelers).
Arkansas State: Check the DFO Scoop

LSU: FootballScoop has learned that Sherman Morris has been promoted to Director of Player Personnel. 

Wagner College: Former Yale University linebacker Bobby Abare has joined the Wagner staff as the new linebackers coach.


Briar Cliff University: a NAIA school located in Sioux City, IA, has a full-time offensive assistant position available.  This position will be coupled with a teaching load and/or work in an area of academic support.  Teaching positions are available in a variety of departments with the exception of physical education.  A master's degree is required.  Health insurance and full benefits are included. Position will begin on or around August 1.  If interested e mail or fax a cover letter, resume and list of references to:  Tom Rethman, Head Football Coach, Briar Cliff University, 3303 Rebecca St., Sioux City, IA 51104.  Fax number is 712/279-5592 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Thursday July 2, 2009

Bowling Green: We hear Scott Seeliger has accepted the director of high school and alumni relations job at BGSU.  
LSU: Check the Strength Scoop on the latest hire

Montana State: Former Wyoming running backs coach Bryan Applewhite has been hired at Montana State in the same capacity.  Applewhite coached the running backs at Wyoming under previous head coach Joe Glenn.


Saint Joseph's College: There is a WR's coaching position available.  The position will start immediately.  The job is a 10 month contract that provides a $10,000.00 stipend.  Saint Joe also provides health insurance and benefits.  We also provide housing and some meals.  This position will allow you to recruit in the Midwest. Please send your resume and references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please no phone calls
Wednesday July 1, 2009 (Update 2)

University of Dayton: FootballScoop has learned that assistant coach James Stanley will intern this summer with the Detroit Lions as part of the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Fellowship.

AstroTurf News: St. Louis Rams select State-Of-The-Art system from AstroTurf® for practice field.  First NFL team to install an advanced synthetic turf system from AstroTurf®.
St. Louis Rams select AstroTurf


MacMurray College: invites applications for the position of Assistant Football Coach/Residence Life Athletic Liaison. This is ten-month position in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.  Room, partial board and $5000  pro-rated stipend for 10 month position (August 1, 2008 - May 31, 2009).  MacMurray College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer; all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Interested applicants may send confidential letters of inquiry, a résumé, and three professional references and one student reference to: Human Resources 447 E College Ave Jacksonville, IL 62650, 217-479-7006 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Wednesday July 1, 2009
Coaches Quick Hits

Texas Southern: Assistant coaches Tremaine Jackson and Archie McDaniel will intern with the Houston Texas this summer as part of the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Fellowship.

Howard Payne: We are hearing that former Angelo State has been hired as the new wide receivers coach at Howard Payne.


Occidental College: is a NCAA III school located in Los Angeles CA. The position is primarily serving as the Football Recuiting Coordinator with some video and operations responsibilities, reporting directly to the head football coach. Stipend is $1000/month with no benefits, meals or housing provided.Bachelors degree required. Contact Head Football Coach, Dale Widolff at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Send cover letter, resume and list of references, no phone calls.
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