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Monday April 16, 2012

Monday April 16, 2012

Boise State: Updated contract information for Chris Petersen courtesy of the Idaho Statesman. Petersen will make over $1.7 million this season, gradually increasing to almost $2.5 million in 2016. He will also receive an addition $250,000 in annual payments so that the University can use his "name, image, voice, signature, etc." for marketing purposes. The contract, which runs through January of 2017, states that it will be extended one year for each time they win 8 games. Incentives include; conference championship or reaching the conference title game ($800,000), bowl appearance ($35,000), BCS game appearance ($150,000), National title game appearance ($250,000), APR score of 955 or higher ($40,000). The buyout is listed at $750,000. The contract also states that Petersen must give 24 hours written notice before interviewing for a position at another school or professional team.

Kent State: Brian Mason, defensive line coach at Bluffton University (D-III - OH), has accepted a defensive grad assistant position at Kent State beginning in August. 

Mississippi State: Very interesting video here in which Dan Mullen explains the recruiting process. 

Adrian College (D-III - MI): We have learned that Kyle Coleman (safeties coach at Bluffton University) will coach the receivers at Adrian in the Fall. 

Arkansas: Here's an update from this morning

Berry College: Sources tell us that Berry will announce Tony Kunczewski (defensive coordinator at LaGrange College in Georgia) as their new head coach today. 

Carnegie Mellon University (D-III- PA): CMU, located in Pittsburgh, Pa, is looking for a football game for the 2013 season. Game can be home or away. Date can be either October 19 or October 26. If interested, please contact Head Football Coach Rich Lackner at 412.268.2216 or

King’s College (D-III - Wilkes-Barre, PA): King's College has an opening for a Defensive Intern Position. Playing and/or coaching LB’s or DL is preferred. Will coach a position group, on the road recruiting, film breakdown, and other duties assigned by Head Coach. This is a 10 month position starting Aug 1st. Room and Board is provided along with a stipend of $3,000. Please contact head coach Jeff Knarr at No Phone Calls Please.

UW-Platteville (D-III-WI): UW-Platteville has open dates for the 2013-2014 seasons. The first game in the series to be played at the UW-Platteville on September 21 or 28, 2013 and away on September 20 or 27, 2014. If interested, please contact Head Football Coach Mike Emendorfer at or 608.342.1801

Hudl: The Tour continues this week with stops in Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Chicago and St. Louis

Southern Miss: Former defensive grad assistant (under Larry Fedora) Jeff Roberts has been named assistant head coach at Cathedral HS in Natchez, MS. 

Angelo Clinic: It's time to book your hotel. Give this schedule a look, fax in your reservation and grab a room. That's going to be a great clinic!