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Wednesday August 4, 2010

Coaches Quick Hits: Ron Zook, Tim Brewster, Randy Shannon, Nick Saban, Dennis Erickson, Troy Calhoun, Todd Bradford

Wednesday: Coaches Quick Hits

Alabama: Athletic director Mal Moore (70) has received a contract extension through June 30, 2014. Moore has received a salary raise from $425,000 to $550,000. Moore can also receive lucrative bonuses tied to the football, men's and women's basketball, and the APR.

Missouri Southern: Southeast Missouri State defensive and special teams assistant Adam Schwent accepted the defensive backs intern position at Missouri Southern.

South Florida: Former South Florida player Glenn Davis will serve as the defensive quality control. Former East Carolina player Joe Sloan will serve as the offensive quality control. Lakeland HS (FL) defensive backs coach Marcus Patton joined the staff as the defensive grad assistant. Steve Bird returns as the offensive GA. Marquel Blackwell will work as a grad assistant in the recruiting office.

Midland Lutheran: Dana College defensive coordinator Eric Inama accepted the defensive backs / recruiting coordinator job at Midland Lutheran. Dana College is closing.

Merced College (CA): Bob Casey has been promoted to head coach at Merced College.

Portland State: Merced College (CA) head coach Mark Ka'anapu accepted the running backs job at Portland State. Also, former Oregon State player Richard Seigler accepted the defensive line job. Seigler played in the NFL and CFL following his playing days at Oregon State.

Milford Academy: is no longer accepting resumes.

Western Connecticut State University: Mike Toscano (linebackers), John Mihalko (defensive line), and Bradley Becque (assistant OL / strength coach) have all joined the staff at Western Connecticut State.

Texas A&M University - Commerce: is accepting resumes for a Full-Time Defensive Assistant Football Coach. Candidate will be a position coach on defense and have a half-time teaching assignment (6 hours) in the Health and Human Performance Department. The position requires a Master's degree in Health and Human Performance. Requires three years football coaching experience, preferably at college level (NCAA I, II, NAIA). Requires valid driver's license. Excellent organization, verbal, and written communication needed. The following is needed to apply: 1. General Application for Employment which can be found at 2. Letter of Application / Cover Letter 3. Resume / CV 4. Names and full contact information for at least 3 references 5. Official Transcripts. Please send that information via email or fax to Warren Young, Football Sport Administrator, Email: Fax Number: (903) 468-8679. No phone calls please.

Western Kentucky University: Northwestern University assistant DFO Sharrod Everett has been hired as the director of football operations at WKU.

Alma College: Ellsworth CC tight ends / running backs coach James Thrubis accepted the same position at Alma College.

Rose-Hulman College: We hear offensive coordinator Jayson Martin has been appointed interim head coach.

Morehead State: Thomas Duffy accepted the wide receivers job at Morehead State.

Ottawa University: Former Sioux Falls quarterback Bret Beacher accepted the offensive GA position at Ottawa University.