Friday March 21, 2014
Riverside City College (CA): Defensive coordinator James Kuk has added the assistant head coach and recruiting coordinator titles per source.
Warner (NAIA - FL): A source has informed us that Warner University has released the majority of their coaching staff in the midst of spring practices. Will update. Update> Further sources tell us the entire staff has been let go. Sources confirm to us that the University will make the announcement, later today most likely, that the entire staff is being let go.
Hartwick College (D-III - NY): Hartwick College has a full-time assistant coaching position available. Defensive experience preferred but not necessary. Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Muhlenberg (D-III - PA): Muhlenberg College located in Allentown, PA is seeking applications for an Offensive Intern Assistant Football Coaches to begin immediately. Compensation for this 10 Month position will include $5,500, off campus housing, and a meal plan. Opportunities for additional income in one or more of the following areas will also be available; game management, strength and conditioning, building operations or equipment room operations. Duties include coaching a varsity position as well as on and off campus recruiting. College football playing experience preferred. College degree required. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Mike Donnelly at email@example.com. No phone calls
Avila (NAIA - MO): Avila University located in Kansas City, Missouri has an immediate opening for a Defensive Coordinator. Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years college coaching experience and be able to relocate immediately. Compensation will be low to mid 30’s depending on experience. Interested applicants please send materials to Head Football Coach Justin Berna at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
UCLA: Offensive line coach Adrian Klemm's massive raise has been approved by the UC Board of Regents. He will earn $650,000 in 2014 and $750,000 in 2015; Klemm made $340,000 in 2013. Overall, Klemm could earn up to $823,000 a year with bonuses.
Memphis: Former Memphis defensive line coach Tim Billings has accepted the head coaching job at North Lamar HS (TX). Billings will also serve as athletic director.
Ball State: Pete Lembo's contract extension and raise, first announced yesterday, will bring his annual compensation to $475,000 (a raise of $79,000 from last season). The raise makes Lembo the second highest paid coach in the MAC, behind only Ohio's Frank Solich.
Widener (D-III - PA): Brian Picucci has been chosen as the new offensive coordinator / offensive line coach. Picucci spent last season as the offensive line coach, and interim head coach at Central Connecticut State.
Drake (FCS - IA): Head coach Rick Fox has announced a few additions to his staff. Brad Pole, who was the OC at Morningside (NAIA - IA), will serve as passing game coordinator and recruiting coordinator. Todd Stepsis, former DC at Saginaw Valley State (D-II - MI), will be the DC. Allen Smith, who spent the past two years as the DC at St. Scholastica (D-III - MN), will coach the linebackers. Matt Purdom, who recently ended his playing career at Drake, will serve as an assistant coach.
West Florida (D-II): Steve Saulnier and Jammie Deese, who both worked under head coach Pete Shinnick at UNC-Pembroke, have been added to the staff. Saulnier will serve as the assistant head coach and offensive line coach, and Deese will be the offensive coordinator / receivers coach / recruiting coordinator.
Central State (D-II - OH): Per source, longtime Alabama A&M linebacker coach Jay Martin will be the new defensive coordinator at Central State University.
Drake (FCS - IA): Former West Georgia receivers coach Dominic Robinson has accepted the corners job at Drake.