Monday March 4, 2013
Longtime Washington High School (Fremont, CA) head coach Jim Ingram is in ICU, fighting for his life, with sepsis. Please keep coach Ingram and his family in your prayers.
FIU: Central Michigan running backs coach Kort Shankweiler has been announced as the new tight ends / tackles coach at FIU. Shankweiler's father, Steve, is FIU's offensive line coach.
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M (JC): We hear defensive line coach Zach Allen will be promoted to defensive coordinator.
South Florida: We have learned that Miami Central head coach Telly Lockette will join the staff as running backs coach.
Upper Iowa (D-II): Sources tell us Justin Wyatt will be the new defensive line coach at Upper Iowa.
Nicholls State (FCS - LA): Head coach Charlie Stubbs has announced the additions of Freddie Banks to coach the corners and Brandon Nowlin to coach the tight ends. Banks previously served as the defensive backs coach at Minnesota State-Moorhead and Nowlin was the head coach at Morgan City HS (LA).
Tennessee: The Vols will pay Derek Dooley and his staff an estimated $7.5 million according to Evan Woodbery of the Knoxville News-Sentinel.
North Carolina A&T (FCS): Sources tell us Rickey Bustle will join the staff as offensive coordinator.
Michigan: It appears that Roy Manning has joined the Michigan staff. We have confirmed the hire. Michigan has announced that Manning will coach the outside linebackers.
Citadel: Sources tell us that CJ Heinz will join the Citadel staff as a special teams quality control coach.
Bowling Green: Sources tell us USC assistant director of operations Austin Thomas will join Dave Clawson's staff as director of recruiting / player personnel. Thomas worked closely with Ed Orgeron over the past four seasons. Strong hire by Clawson.
Michigan State: Mark Dantonio has officially announced the addition of Jim Bollman as co-offensive coordinator / tight ends coach. Additionally, Dave Warner has been promoted to co-offensive coordinator and will move from quarterbacks to running backs, and Brad Salem will coach the quarterbacks after coaching the running backs the past three seasons. Also, defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi has been promoted to assistant head coach.
Marian University (NAIA - IN): Marian University has an opening for a part time Wide Receiver coach. There will be a small stipend but no housing and no benefits. Please send resume to Bryan Hamrock at email@example.com.
DeAnza College (CC - CA): Sources tell us that Malik Jackson has been hired as defensive coordinator. Jackson spent the past 12 seasons coaching the secondary at the City College of San Francisco.
Bowling Green: Head coach Dave Clawson will be paid a base salary of $400,000 next season. His new contract extension, which was announced in late January and goes through June of 2019, includes a clause that ensures that the salaries for him and his assistants won't fall below the bottom half of the league. If Clawson leaves BGSU in the next three seasons, the buyout will amount to $200,000, dropping to $150,000 in 2017, and $100,000 in the final two years of the contract.
Arizona State: Sources tell us that Bo Graham (on campus recruiting coordinator) will be promoted to running backs coach.
University of Mary (D-II - ND): Sources tell us that Scott Edwards has been hired as offensive line coach / offensive coordinator. Edwards previously coached four seasons on the Mary staff and most recently served as the head coach at Bret Harte HS (CA).
Shippensburg (D-II - PA): We have learned that Wheaton College (D-III - IL) offensive coordinator Joe Davis has accepted the offensive coordinator job at Shippensburg. Davis was also a finalist for the James Madison (FCS) offensive coordinator position.
West Texas A&M (D-II): West Texas A&M is accepting resumes for two defensive grad assistant positions starting this Fall. Positions could be inside linebackers, defensive backs or defensive line. Please email resumes and cover letter to defensive coordinator Nick Paremski at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Millsaps (D-III - MS): Sources tell us Louisiana Monroe grad assistant Nate Brown has accepted the receivers position at Millsaps.
New Hampshire (FCS): Former UNH quarterback Ricky Santos has joined the staff as receivers coach.