Saturday December 21, 2013
USC: Multiple outlets are reporting that offensive coordinator Clay Helton will stay on the staff at USC.
Boise State: Boise State has officially announced the hiring of Kent Riddle (running backs/special teams), Steve Caldwell (defensive line) and Brian Wilkinson (DFO).
Bowling Green: We understand the staff at Bowling Green is now complete. All of Babers' staff from EIU (including DFO & head strength coach) are coming with the exception of Dino Kaklis and Chanterius Brock. Those two positions will be filled with staff retained from Clawson's staff (see below).
FAU: Villanova defensive line / special teams coordinator Roc Bellantoni has accepted the same position on Charlie Partridge's staff at FAU.
Central Arkansas: Gulf Coast wide receivers coach Pete Bennett has accepted the same position on Steve Campbell's staff.
Florida: Florida has confirmed that Jeff Choate is no longer part of the staff.
North Carolina Central (FCS): Michael Bryan (offensive coordinator/quarterbacks), Roy Jones (running backs/DFO), Lamar Mangio (wide receivers), Arnaldo Revuelta (tight ends), Dwayne Foster (interim head coach/recruiting coordinator/offensive line), Rod Milstead (assistant offensive line), John Morgan (defensive coordinator/linebackers) and Antoine Rivens (defensive line) all have been told they were not retained by new head coach Jerry Mack.
Bowling Green: Sources tell us defensive backs coach Nick Monroe and defensive line coach Larry McDaniel are staying at Bowling Green and running backs coach/recruiting coordinator John Hunter will join Dave Clawson at Wake Forest.
Orange Coast College (JC - CA): The Pirates are in search of a new head coach, but existing head coach Mike Taylor will remain on staff, athletics director Michael Sutliff said Friday.
Stephen F. Austin: Here are the staff members we have following Clint Conque from Central Arkansas to SFA: defensive coordinator Matt Williamson, wide receivers coach Matt Kubik, defensive line coach Dan Augustine, offensive line coach Bill Best and running backs coach Jeremy Hammock, according to the Log Cabin Democrat.
Central Arkansas: New head coach Steve Campbell will earn a salary of $185,000 a year over four years, with a buyout of $100,000 for the first two years and $200,000 if he leaves for a fellow Southland Conference school. Campbell will interview staff holdovers Dave Wheeler (defensive backs), Brooks Hollingsworth (offensive coordinator/tight ends), Seth Allison (defensive backfield assistant) and Robert Cunningham (DFO/recruiting coordinator). Quarterbacks coach Nathan Brown has already accepted an offer to remain on Campbell's staff.
FAU: Brian Wright has accepted Charlie Partridge's offer to stay on staff as offensive coordinator, and offensive line coach Luke Meadows will likely be retained as well, according to Dieter Kurtenback. We hear that University School head coach Roger Harriott has an offer to join the staff as well, but we have not confirmed.
Arkansas State: Sources tell us that Arkansas quality control coach Brian Early will join Blake Anderson's staff where he will coach the safeties.
Pittsburgh: Head strength and conditioning coach Todd Rice has been dismissed.
Castleton State (D-III - VT): Head coach Marc Klatt has resigned after three seasons.