Friday May 1, 2015
Kansas State: K-State has announced a one-year extension for athletics director John Currie with a raise to $775,000 a year. Why it’s a (small) step forward in the ongoing NCAA revolution.
Wisconsin-Whitewater (D-III): The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has an opening for an offensive line graduate position. The position will assist the offensive line coach and have a part time on campus job. Candidates must be accepted into the school of graduate studies, minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.8, to obtain positions. Start date TBD, June camps are available. If interested please email your resume to email@example.com. Only resumes sent to this email will be accepted. NO PHONE CALLS please.
South Dakota State (FCS): South Dakota State is looking to fill a number of future open dates; 2017 season – one FBS game and one FCS game (9/2/17 or 9/9/17) 2018 season, two FCS games (9/8/18 and 9/15/18 ) 2019 season, two FCS game (9/7/19 and 9/21/ 19). SDSU will provide a guarantee for FCS games. If interested, please contact director of football operations Kadero Watson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pikeville (NAIA – KY): Andrew Soucy is the new defensive line coach, per source.
California University of Pennsylvania (D-II): Due to university budget cuts within athletics, defensive backs coach Tom Rebholz will not have his contract renewed for the upcoming year. Tom coached the defensive backs the past five 5 years.
Wofford (FCS – SC): The Terriers have announced the additions of cornerbacks coach Brian Mance and running backs coach Dane Romero.
Thursday April 30, 2015
Nichols College (D-III – MA): Per source, former St. Anselm College (D-III – NH) running backs coach Brett Banfield has joined the Nichols College staff as outside linebackers coach.
Wilkes University (D-III – PA): Per source, Absegami HS (NJ) offensive line coach Jeff Long has joined the Wilkes staff as a defensive intern.
Boise Sate: The salary pool for the assistants is $2,105,109 according to the Idaho Statesman, an increase of over 2.5 percent from last season ($2.05 million). As part of a three-year contract, defensive coordinator Marcel Yates will make $330,000 and the rest of the staff received raises as follows; OC Eliah Drinkwitz ($300,020), STC / TEs coach Kent Riddle ($265,013), DL coach / assistant head coach Steve Caldwell ($230,007), LBs coach Andy Avalos ($225,015), WRs Junior Adams ($185,016), DBs coach Julius Brown ($175,012). Runing backs coach Lee Marks, the newest member of the coaching staff, will make $125,008.
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UC Davis: Athletic director Terry Tumey recently stepped down to “pursue other opportunities” and Teresa Gould (the wife of UC Davis head coach Ron Gould) has been named interim AD, and is a candidate for the permanent post. Jon Wilner of the Mercury News has an interesting read on some of the other candidates for the position.
Pac-12 Conference: The Pac-12 has hired David Coleman as its new vice president of officiating. Coleman had served as the NFL’s director of officiating since 2010.
Central Methodist (NAIA – MO): David Calloway has been announced as the new defensive coordinator. Calloway is the former head coach and Texas A&M-Kingsville (D-II). Head coach Jody Ford has spent the last six seasons coordinating the defense.
Iowa State: Defensive backs coach Maurice Linguist has added the title of defensive pass game coordinator.
Northern State (D-II – SD): Head coach Tom Dosch has announced the addition of Kraig Paulson as defensive backs coach. Paulson spent the past four seasons as the defensive coordinator / assistant head coach / linebackers coach at UNLV.
Missouri Valley (NAIA): Per source, Davonte Lee has joined the staff working with the defensive line. Lee was an assistant at Ramsay HS (Birmingham, AL) last season.
Midwestern State (D-II – TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking an offensive graduate assistant football coach. The position includes a stipend, housing, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to, running backs. Experience playing and coaching running backs or quarterbacks is preferred. Responsibilities include all aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, video editing, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to assistant coach Adam Austin at email@example.com. Please note that we are currently in the process of reviewing all resumes for the WR and TE graduate assistant positions as well. We appreciate the overwhelming response and interest in our program.
Highland CC (KS): Highland Community College has an immediate opening for a restricted earnings running backs coach. Stipend of $625 per month, plus housing. Bachelor’s degree and playing/coaching experience at the collegiate level required. Hudl experience preferred. Request application packet from firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday April 29, 2015
Albany (FCS – NY): Former Ave Maria (NAIA – FL) defensive coordinator Nick Sanchez has joined the Albany staff.
Minnesota-Crookston (D-II): University of Minnesota-Crookston is looking for a defensive assistant coach. Coaching duties could include DL, LBs, or DBs depending on the experience of the candidate. The position includes a salary of approximately $22,000 plus benefits. Other coaching responsibilities may include but are not limited to recruiting your own area, video editing, practice organization, contest preparation, recruiting weekends, and student athlete development. Non coaching duties may consist of supervising the laundry room, managing the equipment room or other duties assigned by the head coach. Experience playing or coaching at the collegiate level is preferred. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to Levi Bullerman at email@example.com. No phone calls.
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Western Connecticut State (D-III): Western Connecticut State University is seeking applicants for an offensive assistant coach or defensive assistant coach (best fit). College coaching and/or playing experience preferred. Interested applicants should direct all inquiries including a cover letter, resume, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls.
Methodist (D-III – NC): Lycoming College (D-III – PA) defensive backs coach Earl Chaptman has accepted a full time position on the Methodist staff, per source.
Lycoming (D-III – PA): Lycoming College is accepting applications for a defensive intern position. Responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all facets of the program, including coaching a position, the recruitment of quality student athletes, organization and planning of all practices, game preparation, film breakdown, and monitoring the academic progress of student athletes. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience with the secondary are preferred. This is a nine month position and includes a monthly stipend. Please send resume, cover letter, and references to head coach Mike Clark at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
UMass: The UMass program is looking to hire a head equipment manager. Details on DFO Scoop.
FIU: Per Source, Ronnie Regula, Graham Hobbs and Chris Schultz have have joined the staff as quality control coaches and Ryan Jirgl is now serving as a defensive grad assistant.
Elizabeth City State (D-II – NC): Elizabeth City State University is looking for a home game September 10, 2016 with a return date on September 9, 2017. Contact Alvin Parker at 252-335-3386 if interested.
Texas College (NAIA): Texas College is looking for a game on September 26th. Please contact coach Greg Ruffin at 903-330-2489 if interested. We prefer a NAIA, D-II or D-III opponent.
Howard Payne (D-III – TX): Howard Payne University is looking to fill four graduate assistant football coaches for 2015 (2 defensive / 2 offensive). Bachelor’s degree required. Must be accepted to the Graduate School at Howard Payne University, Sport and Wellness Leadership (M.Ed.), Business Administration (MBA), Instructional Leadership (M.Ed.), Theology & Ministry (M.A.) or Youth Ministry (M.A.). The ideal candidate will possess high energy, creativity, strong work ethic, very flexible hours and work with Hudl software. Playing experience at the collegiate level is preferred and coaching experience is a plus. Compensation: 6 Hours paid tuition per semester and a $1200.00 stipend per semester. Send resume and any other pertinent information to firstname.lastname@example.org No Phone Calls Please! For more information see this link.
Tuesday April 28, 2015
Minnesota-Crookston (D-II): University of Minnesota-Crookston is looking for an offensive assistant coach. Coaching duties could include OL, TEs, or RBs depending on experience of the candidate. The position includes a part-time salary, approximately $15,000, and possible tuition reimbursement for graduate school. Coaching responsibilities may include but are not limited to recruiting your own area, video editing, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Experience playing or coaching at the collegiate level is preferred. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to offensive coordinator Rob Case at email@example.com. No phone calls.
Gavilan (CC – CA): Head coach Spencer Gilford has stepped down, citing personal reasons.
Miami (OH): Per source, Miami staff interns Joe Bowen and Tyler Walker have been promoted to defensive grad assistants. We understand that Bowen will work with the secondary and Walker will assist with the defensive line.
Kansas: Per source, Troy Kema, an assistant AD for academic services at Texas A&M, has joined coach Beaty’s staff at Kansas as director of player personnel and student services.
Catholic University of America (D-III – Washington, DC): Bill Bachman, who has been on staff the past two seasons, has been promoted to defensive coordinator. Bachman previously served as defensive coordinator for the program from 1985 to 1990.
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North Central (D-III – IL): North Central College is looking to fill open dates for 2016 and 2017. Open date in 2016 is week one (9/3/16) with corresponding week 1 date in 2017 (9/2/17). A 2 year, home and home agreement is preferred. Please contact head coach Jeff Thorne at 630-637-5418 or at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Kansas: Matt Russi, a recruiting assistant at Cal, is joining the Kansas staff as director of recruiting and scouting.
Monday April 27, 2015
Texas College (NAIA – TX): Per source, Paine College head coach Gregory Ruffin is the new head coach at Texas College.
Hartwick (D-III – NY): Defensive backs coach Mark Theophel has been promoted to defensive coordinator, per source.
Lake Erie College (D-II – OH): Lake Erie College is looking for a defensive graduate assistant. The position includes a stipend, and tuition for graduate school. Coaching responsibilities to include, aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, Coaching your own position, have your own recruiting area, video editing, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Experience playing or coaching at the collegiate level is a must. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to head coach Mark McNellie, email@example.com. No phone calls.
Hartwick (D-III – NY): Hartwick College is accepting applications for a full-time (10-month) assistant football coach. The assistant coach is responsible for coaching a position (defense), as well as assisting the head football coach with all aspects of the daily operation of a competitive football program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to recruiting, the organization and conduct of practices/competitions, fundraising, parent and alumni relations, and duties associated with the overall administration of the program in accordance with the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. The position will include a secondary responsibility assigned by the Director of Athletics. Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references in one document (pdf or MS Word preferred) to Kimberley Lindsley, Human Resources Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Northern Iowa (FCS): Rick Nelson, the offensive line coach at UNI, will become the new head coach at Ankeny HS (IA) pending final school board approval.
Virginia: Running backs coach Chris Beatty has added the title of assistant head coach for offense.
North Carolina A&T (FCS): North Carolina A&T is seeking a full time assistant to coach the linebackers. Send resume and references to coach Sam Washington at email@example.com. No phone calls please!
Miami (FL): The University of Miami is looking for a new special teams quality control analyst. This person needs to have coaching experience on special teams. Anyone interested must apply online via this link. Please do not contact our office directly.
South Dakota Mines (D-II): South Dakota Mines is seeking to hire offensive (RB or TE) and defensive (DL/LB) intern/stipend coaches. The position will begin July 21 and end at the conclusion of the season. Compensation is expected to be approximately $5,000. Please email resume, to Ken Ackerman at Ken.Ackerman@sdsmt.edu.
East Coast Prep (Postgrad – MA): East Coast Prep, located in Great Barrington, MA is seeking 3 assistant coaches for the 2015 season. You will coach your own position and have off the field duties assigned by the head coach. Compensation includes room and board and a stipend. This is a 4 month position (August-December). We are looking for college experience. Please send resumes to Dickbell@eastcoastprep.org. No phone calls please.