Sunday December 1, 2013
We'll be here all day to keep you posted on what we're hearing. If you have a minute, today would be a great day to set up a profile on a great new platform: Athletic Connections (think LinkedIn; but just for people in Athletics). More to come on this later...
USC: Joe Schad reports that James Franklin and Chris Petersen are top options for the USC job. He notes it could happen this week.
Morehead State (FCS - KY): Sources tell us wide receivers coach Andre Woodson is no longer with the staff.
Alabama A&M (FCS): The school has announced that head coach Anthony Jones will not have his contract renewed. Jones was 83-57 in 12 seasons. Offensive coordinator Cedric Pearl will serve as the interim head coach.
West Virginia: Sources tell us there are no concerns at WVU that Dana Holgorsen will be let go. The Mountaineers' staff is hitting the road recruiting.
Georgia: Mark Richt said today defensive coordinator Todd Grantham will return next season. "The continuity is a good thing for Georgia," Richt said.
Iowa State: The Cyclones have announced that offensive coordinator Courtney Messingham and running backs coach Kenith Pope have been relieved of their duties.
Wyoming: Sources tell us that head coach Dave Christensen plans to resign. Here's what you need to know.Update> The school has now announced that they have parted ways with Christensen and have begun their search for a new head coach.
Florida: Offensive coordinator Brent Pease will not return according to the Associated Press. We have confirmed. Sources tell us that offensive line coach Tim Davis has also been let go. Muschamp has now officially announced both moves.
Here is our complete list of head coaching changes across college football to date.
New Mexico State: We have learned that defensive coordinator David Elson and defensive line coach Romeo Bandison will not return.