Wednesday October 3, 2018
LIU-Post (D-II – NY): Long Island University announced Wednesday its two campuses, Post and Brooklyn, will combine athletics departments under one LIU umbrella. As such, LIU will move its football program into the Northeast Conference of FCS, beginning next fall.
Coaching salaries: USA Today has dropped its annual FBS head coaching salary database. We’ve got everything you need to know here.
Jackson State (FCS – MS): Offensive coordinator Hal Mumme has resigned to pursue other opportunities, per the Clarion Ledger. Running backs coach and outside receivers coach Derrick McCall will serve as the interim offensive coordinator.
Big Ten Network: BTN lead football analyst Matt Millen will not return to the booth in 2018 in an effort to focus on his health as he continues to pursue treatment for amyloidosis.
Washington State: Mike Leach explains why committing to being 50% run and 50% pass is “50% stupid.”
Virginia Tech: Frank Beamer will see a statue of him go up Saturday, but the real story is in the details that went into that statue.
Penn State: Offensive coordinator Ricky Rahne explains the decision to run the ball on 4th and 5 against Ohio State with the game on the line.