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Thursday April 2, 2015

Thursday April 2, 2015

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Sam Houston State (FCS - TX): Southeastern Louisiana safeties coach Patrick Toney has joined the Sam Houston staff working with the defensive backs.

Monmouth (FCS - NJ): Monmouth has named former Colgate player Andrew Kirkland their defensive backs coach. Kirkland assisted head coach Dan Hunt with the secondary at Colgate (FCS - NY) the past two seasons.

Virginia Tech: Former linebacker Cody Grimm has officially joined the staff as a defensive grad assistant.

Notre Dame: The Irish have added Nebraska director of recruiting operations Aaryn Kearney to its recruiting staff according to 247.

Navarro JC (TX): Per source, former West Texas A&M offensive coordinator Scott Parr is joining the Navarro staff in the same capacity.

UW-La Crosse (D-III): UW-La Crosse is looking for a pre-season season scrimmage for Fall 2015. Time and date are negotiable. Would prefer hosting in 2015 and traveling in 2016 based on 2015 travel schedule. Contact Joel Dettwiler at jdettwiler@uwlax.edu if interested.

Liberty (FCS - VA): The program has announced that wide receivers coach Juan Taylor has been relieved of duties.

Ferris State (D-II - MI): Ferris State is extremely motivated to find an opponent to play on Sept. 5, 2015. Willing to play any level NCAA / NAIA opponent. If interested, please contact zeitmar@ferris.edu.

Kean University (D-III - NJ): Per source, former Kean defensive back Bill Kvalheim has joined the staff to coach the safeties.

Van Malone and Chad Morris pranked the SMU defensive backs during a practice drill yesterday

Hudl: Hudl has raised $72.5 million. Sounds like some acquisitions are on the horizon.

Rutgers: EJ Barthel has joined the staff as recruiting coordinator. Barthel spent last season as a volunteer on the recruiting staff after spending a few years training local high school athletes at Explosive Training Systems in Teterboro.

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Gallaudet (D-III - Washington, DC): Head coach Chuck Goldstein has announced the addition of four Gallaudet graduates to the coaching staff, and the promotion of one current assistant. Joining the program are Philip Endicott (RBs / football operations), Caleb Hinton (OL), Kenneth Montanez (assistant linebackers), and Adham Talaat (assistant DL / DEs) and linebacker coach / recruiting coordinator Vince Brown has been promoted to defensive coordinator.

Linfield (D-III - OR):Linfield College is looking to fill some open dates in 2016 and 2017. Would preferably a 2 year, home / away agreement. Open dates in 2016 are 9/10 and 9/17. Open dates in 2017 are 9/9 and 9/16. Please contact head coach Joe Smith at joesmith@linfield.edu if interested.

Savannah State (FCS): Andy Seigal, who resigned from the head coaching post at Boynton Beach HS (FL) in late March, has joined the staff as offensive coordinator, per source.