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Monday March 5, 2012

Monday March 5, 2012

Claremont Mudd Scripps (D-III - CA): We hear that both receivers coach Amahl Thomas and defensive line coach David Banks have left the program. 

Oulu Northern Lights (Oulu, Finland) Are no longer seeking applicants for the head coaching position. Thanks for the amazing amount of applicants. 

Nebraska-Kearney (DII): Andy Siegal has now officially been named offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach. Siegal recently served on the staff at Southern Miss and East Mississippi Community College.

Hanover College (D-III - IN): Hanover College invites applicants for a full-time position as Assistant Football Coach/Assistant Track & Field Coach/Minority Recruiter. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: helping coach offense, (preference given to candidates who have played or coached quarterbacks), helping coach track & field and be a minority recruiter for both programs. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Previous playing or coaching experience is highly desirable. Candidates must have a commitment to the NCAA Division III philosophy. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted through March 22. No phone calls please. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to: Human Resources, Hanover College, P.O. Box 108, Hanover, IN 47243-0108. Hanover College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Mercer University (FCS): We hear that former Colgate offensive line coach Casey Vogt has been hired to serve as offensive coordinator / offensive line coach.

Wake Forest: Sources tell us that Wake Forest will hire Colorado State secondary coach / recruiting coordinator Tim Duffie to coach the defensive backs.

Cincinnati: Multiple sources close to the program have confirmed to us that Shannon Morrison will join Butch Jones' staff at Cincinnati. Morrison coached the corners at Memphis under Larry Porter and had accepted the defensive coordinator job at Holy Cross in mid-February. 

Chaffey College (JUCO): Ramona HS (CA) head coach Bob Monk has accepted the linebackers coaching position.

West Virginia: Dana Holgorsen has announced the defensive coaching assignments. Joe DeForest will serve as co-defensive coordinator / safeties, Keith Patterson will be co-defensive coordinator / linebackers, Erik Slaughter is defensive line, Daron Roberts is corners and Steve Dunlap is special teams coordinator. On the offensive side, Shannon Dawson will now have the title offensive coordinator / receivers. 

Northeastern State (D-II - OK): We hear that Central Oklahoma (D-II - OK) linebackers coach Steve Patterson has left to accept the defensive coordinator job at Northeastern State. 

McDaniel College (D-III - MD): Albright College (D-III - PA) associate head coach / defensive coordinator Mike Hoyt has been named head coach at McDaniel. 

Bryant College (FCS - RI): Sources tell us that former Northeastern head coach Rocky Hager is the new defensive line coach at Bryant.

Valparaiso: We have learned that Alex Bailey has been hired to coach the receivers and Tyson Silveus has been brought on to coach the defensive backs and special teams. Bailey spent last season coaching the receivers at Dayton (FCS), while Silveus most recently served as the offensive coordinator at Northwood University (D-II - MI).

Northern Arizona (FCS): NAU, a Big Sky Conference school located in Flagstaff, AZ, is currently seeking highly skilled, qualified, and experienced candidates for the position of Offensive Coordinator. All QUALIFIED applicants should email their letter of interest, resume, and references to Matt Howdeshell, Director of Football Operations, at in order to be considered. Please, qualified applicants only and please no phone calls.

St. Francis (NAIA - IL): The University of St. Francis (IL), located in Joliet, Illinois, seeks applicants for the position of Offensive Coordinator. This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary and benefits. Previous coordinating experience preferred, but all candidates will receive consideration. Interested coaches should email a cover letter and a resume with at least three references to Will Cinelli at All application materials must be received by 5pm Monday March 5th (that's today).