Thursday August 8, 2013
Georgia Tech: Sources tell us former Auburn and Texas Tech assistant athletic director Andy Lutz will join the Georgia Tech staff as assistant director of operations.
The Breakdown: A quick summary of the day's news.
Dartmouth: Dartmouth is looking for a video coordinator with experience with DVSport and with highlight making capabilities. Interested candidates can forward their resume, cover letter, and references to email@example.com.
Wake Forest: Jim Grobe has decided to shift some of the staff responsibilities around. Steed Lobotzke will oversee the running backs an, fullbacks and tight ends, and associate head coach Billy Mitchell will handle the "kicking aspect of special teams". On the defensive side of the ball, Brian Knorr is coaching the outside linebackers and serving as defensive coordinator, Derrick Jackson will handle the secondary, and Warren Belin will coach the inside linebackers.
Sacramento State: Sacramento State is looking for a video coordinator. Local applicants are encouraged to apply and start date is ASAP (salary negotiable, no benefits). Qualifications: Must possess current working knowledge of HUDL/DSV , including Game Analysis, self and opponent breakdowns, post-game workflow including the upload of video to iPads, organizing of self and opponent video as well as archive footage, ability to set up video operations at remote destinations. These include, but are not limited to in-season road destinations, assist in the production of highlight videos used for motivational and instructional purposes, Assist in hiring and supervision of student staff and graduate assistants. Interested candidates can email resumes to DFO Jeff Shuman at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Colorado: Newly-hired athletics director Rick George will earn CU's highest-ever salary for an administrator - $700,000 per year, according to the Denver Post. George is also eligible for up to $8.5 million in bonuses over the life of the contract but, as the Post notes, that would require the Buffaloes to win back-to-back football national championships.
Southwest Baptist (D-II - MO): Jeff Finnell, who previously coached the running backs at Southwest Baptist, has been named wide receivers coach / passing game coordinator / special teams coordinator at Grants HS (NM).
Santa Barbara City College (JC - CA): Former San Jose State running back Sheldon Canley has been named running backs coach at Santa Barbara City College.