Sunday October 20, 2013
College Football Hall of Fame coach Don James (Kent State, Washington) passed away on Sunday at age 80. His 153-57-2 record from 1975-92 record at Washington remains the best in school history. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
Saturday October 19, 2013
Former Cumberland University head coach, Morehead State offensive coordinator, Western Kentucky assistant coach and Kentucky high school coaching legend Dan Haley passed away Saturday morning He was 73. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and loved ones of former Houston Oilers, and New Orleans Saints head coach Bum Phillips, who passed away last night. The profession lost a true legend. Phillips was 90 years old.
|Friday October 18, 2013||presented by:|
Gardner-Webb (FCS): Gardner-Webb University is looking for a FBS guarantee game for 2014. They have several dates open, including September 13 and October 25. If interested, please contact GWU athletics director Chuck Burch at firstname.lastname@example.org or (704) 406-4342.
Wisconsin-Green Bay: UW-Green Bay has tabbed Bowling Green associate AD for external relations Mary Ellen Gillespie as its new athletics director.
Virginia: Virginia athletics director Craig Littlepage told the Washington Post that head coach Mike London will be back next season.
|Thursday October 17, 2013||presented by:|
Florida: Sources tell us that offensive graduate assistant Dan Wenger has accepted a full-time assistant strength and conditioning job at Western Michigan. We hear Chris Leak (offensive grad assistant) and Jonathan Clinkscales (offensive quality control) are handling all of the offensive graduate assistant responsibilities and don't expect any changes or hiring until after the season.
Grambling (FCS): Interim head coach George Ragsdale has been fired according to Matt Vines of the Shreveport Times. This comes after head coach Doug Williams was fired on September 11. Vines reports defensive coordinator Dennis Winston will be the new interim coach, the team's third different head coach in seven weeks. We wrote earlier today on what a nasty situation the next Grambling head coach will inherit.
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Missouri S&T (D-II): Missouri S&T is looking to fill games for October 11th of 2014, and October 10th of 2015. We are needing to schedule a home game for the 2014 season. Either home and home, or 1 year guarantee game. Contact Head Football Coach Tyler Fenwick at email@example.com if interested.
|Wednesday October 16, 2013||presented by:|
On Friday, UAB defensive coordinator Jimmy Williams' beautiful wife of 27 years Crystal rose up to heaven. Your prayers for the family are appreciated.
Nassau Community College (NY): Sources tell us offensive coordinator Joe Osovet has taken over as head coach.
Eastern Illinois (FCS): Eastern Illinois University is looking for FBS guarantee game on September 10, 2016. Would also be interested in discussing 2017 and 2018. Contact Mark Bonnstetter, Sr. Associate AD, 217-581-7614
College Football Playoff: The 13-member selection committee has been announced.
Menlo College (NAIA - CA): Menlo College in Atherton, Calif., is seeking home games on October 11 and October 18, 2014. We are centrally located between San Jose and San Francisco international airports, so flights are plentiful and not as expensive as most. We are offering guarantee money and prefer to play NAIA opponents, but are open to any level. If you have any interest please contact Keith Spataro, Athletic Director at 650.543.3853 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Kansas: Charlie Weis has announced that he has made some changes to how the offensive staff will operate and will be seeking more input from his offensive staff. Weis will continue to oversee the offense, and quarterbacks coach Ron Powlus will be in charge of the passing game and tight ends coach Jeff Blasko will take over the running game.