Monday March 3, 2014
Missouri: Gary Pinkel and Mizzou are closing in on a contract extension that will increase his pay from $2.8 million to just north of $3 million according to Missouri's Rivals site.
Toledo: Bluffton (D-III - OH) head coach Tyson Veidt has accepted the linebackers/recruiting coordinator job at Toledo.
West Virginia: Tom Bradley will earn $600,000 in 2014 and $400,000 in 2015 with incentives according to Hoppy Kercheval of West Virginia Metronews.
Southern Illinois (FCS): Ashton Aikens is the new wide receivers coach at Southern Illinois. He worked previously as special teams quality control at Northwestern.
UNC-Pembroke (D-II): UNC-Pembroke is looking to hire a full-time offensive line coach. Master’s degree in P.E./Health/Recreation required. Please send resumes & cover letter to Head Coach: firstname.lastname@example.org
North Texas: Head coach Dan McCarney has received a five-year extension through 2018 according to Brett McMurphy; he also reports thew new deal will make McCarney "among the highest-paid coaches in Conference USA."
SMU: Per source, former UCLA running backs coach Steve Broussard will join the SMU staff as running backs coach.
Ohio State: Former Cincinnati linebacker Jon Carpenter has joined the staff as a defensive grad assistant. Jon is the brother of former Buckeye linebacker Bobby Carpenter.
Arizona has created the most imaginative, hilarious video of the year
Presentation (NAIA - SD): Presentation College is seeking qualified candidates for the position of RESTRICTED EARNINGS Football Coach - Offense. This is an entry level position, designed to provide the successful candidate coaching and administrative experience. Responsibilities will include coaching a position on the offense to be determined, and assisting the head coach in all aspects of the program (practice and game preparation, recruiting, fundraising, video breakdown, camps, equipment, community involvement, and other duties as assigned). This position pays a stipend of up to $5000, with no housing or benefits, for March 1 – May 31, 2014. Position could be renewed for the 2014-15; June 1, 2014 to May 31, 2015. Bachelor’s degree required, with coaching/playing experience preferred. Interviews will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Email letter of application, resume, and professional references to Presentation College Human Resources Department at email@example.com.
Miami:Miami has landed Booker T. Washington HS (Miami, FL) head coach Tim "Ice" Harris as their assistant DFO. Huge hire.
Minnesota: Minnesota has no current grad assistant positions available.
UConn: Along with coaching the running backs, David Corley will also serve as the director of player engagement.
Adams State (D-II - CO): Former Western State Colorado (D-II) offensive coordinator Tony Case is the new offensive line coach, according to sources.
Minnesota: Sources confirm to us that Mike Sherels will be the new linebackers coach. Sherels is a former Gopher linebacker and spent last season as a defensive GA.
Army: Former Florida Atlantic defensive coordinator Jovan Dewitt and The Citadel offensive coordinator Bob Bodine have officially joined the Army staff, the academy announced today.
Ave Maria (NAIA - FL): Ave Maria has made a few changes to their coaching staff. Brad Vojcak has been hired to coach the OL after previously serving as an offensive GA at Eastern Michigan, Malcolm Pearson has been hired to coach the DBs (coached corners at Bethel College, KS last year), and Zach Opsal has been hired as special teams coordinator / video coordinator (was a GA at Northern Illinois last year). Also, within the staff, Michael Armstrong will move from secondary to TEs and will remain as DFO, and Ryan Gravel will move from offensive assistant to WRs.
Becker College (D-III - MA): Becker College is looking for a defensive assistant coach to start immediately. The position includes free housing, meals and a stipend over 12 months. The position will be responsible for coaching own position group and recruiting a geographic area. Interested applicants please send resume, cover letter and references to head coach Mike Lichten at Michael.Lichten@becker.edu. No phone calls please.
Mississippi Valley State (FCS): Shawn Gregory has returned for his second stint as the Delta Devils' offensive coordinator.
TCU: Per source, director of high school relations Kenny Perry will be promoted to corners coach. Perry previously served as a head high school coach, most recently at Bowie HS (TX).
West Virginia: Dana Holgorsen stated that senior associate head coach Tom Bradley will work with the defensive line and Damon Cogdell will work with the linebackers.
Grand Valley State (D-II - MI): Per his Twitter, EJ Whitlow is the new defensive line coach at Grand Valley.
Bucknell: Sources tell us that Northwestern offensive grad assistant Rickey Jackson has joined the staff and will coach the receivers.
Lafayette: Per source, Northwestern defensive grad assistant McNeil Parker has joined the Lafayette staff as corners coach.
Northwestern: Sources tell us thatNorthwestern has promoted Dan Hernandez from offensive quality control to offensive grad assistant.
Northwestern State: Per source, former Southeastern Louisiana head coach Mike Lucas is the new defensive coordinator at Northwestern State (FCS - LA). Last season Lucas coached the defensive line at Indiana State.