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Monday December 23, 2013

Monday December 23, 2013

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Very sad to report that Akron assistant head coach Alan "Tank" Arrington died today from injuries sustained in a car accident. Please keep his wife and extended family in your prayers. 

Texas Tech: Sources tell us that David Raih has been promoted to outside receivers coach for the bowl game. Raih, a quarterback at Iowa, worked with the quarterbacks this season. Raih previously worked with Rick Neuheisel and Norm Chow at UCLA, and as a grad assistant at Iowa for Kirk Ferentz worked with the offensive line and tight ends. 

Colorado State: Defensive line coach Greg Lupfer has been suspended without pay for two weeks due to actions during their New Mexico Bowl game versus Washington State. 

Jones County (JC - MS): Sources tell us head coach Ray Perkins has resigned. Perkins, 72, formerly served as head coach of Alabama, the New York Giants, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, etc...

SMU: The school has announced a three-year extension for Jones, through the 2017 season. "Coach Jones and his staff have successfully engineered our football program's journey from relative obscurity to competitive relevance," SMU AD Rick Hart said. 

Check out how state title game attendance in TX, FL, and CA compare to bowl games so far

BC Lions (Canada): Khari Jones has been brought on staff to serve as offensive coordinator. Jones is a former Lions quarterback and served as the quarterbacks coach with the Saskatchewan Roughriders last season.

Florida: Multiple reports are circulating this morning that Will Muschamp is meeting with Duke offensive coordinator Kurt Roper about his vacant offensive coordinator position. Will update...

Grambling: Sources tell us that former Louisiana-Monroe defensive line coach Everett Todd will be the new defensive coordinator at Grambling.

Southeast Missouri State (FCS):Southeast Missouri State is looking to finalize their 2014 football schedule with a guarantee game against an NAIA opponent on August 30th (possibly Thursday night on August 28th). Please have interested parties contact me at or (573)651-2229 for more details.