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Friday December 26, 2014

Friday December 26, 2014


Michigan State: Pat Narduzzi confirmed Friday he will coach the Spartans in the Cotton Bowl.

Baylor: Art Briles announced at a Cotton Bowl press conference that Kendal Briles will take over as the Bears' offensive coordinator. Other staff decisions will be made after the bowl game, Briles said.

Notre Dame: Former UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin is joining the staff in an administrative role focusing on student welfare and development.

Pitt: A press conference for3:30 EST has been announced to introduce Pat Narduzzi as the new head coach of the Panthers.

Keep track of all the head coaching changes, from FBS - NAIA, here

Emporia State (D-II - KS): Emporia State University is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Graduate assistant job on the defensive side of the ball with experience in the secondary either playing or coaching. Applicants must be highly motivated in recruiting student-athletes along with their coaching duties. Candidates need to have previous knowledge in Hudl software and Microsoft Excel. Qualifications include acceptance into graduate school (2.7 Minimum GPA). Compensation includes Full-tuition waiver along with monthly stipend for 10 months. Review of candidates will begin immediately and will also include a mandatory background check. January 5th start date. Please email resume and references to head football coach, Garin Higgins at Please no phone calls

McPherson (NAIA - KS): Per source, former Loras College (D-III - IA) head coach Paul Mierkiewicz will be the new head coach at McPherson College.

Montana State - Northern (NAIA): Missouri Valley College (NAIA) offensive coordinatorAaron Christensen has been announced as the new head coach.

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Colorado State: Mike Bobo has officially added Georgia offensive line coach Will Friend as offensive coordinator and also noted that Marty English, who served as co-defensive coordinator / linebackers coach on Jim McElwain's staff, will be retained with a role on the defensive staff to be determined.