Thursday May 30, 2013
Congratulations to Frank Cignetti, James "Boots" Donnelly and the family of Jess Dow, three coaches who were chosen to the College Football Hall of Fame today.
Idaho: Paul Petrino announced the hiring of Eric Brown (linebackers) and Bam Hardmon (defensive line) earlier today. Hardmon comes from Charleston Southern.
Montana Western (NAIA): B.J. Robertson, a former Bulldog running back, was announced as Montana Western's head coach today.
Manchester (D-III - IN): Shannon Griffith has hired Matt Johnston to coach the linebackers. Johnston coached the running backs at Kentucky Christian (NAIA) last season.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Former Illinois College (DIII - IL) receiver Colin Duling has accepted the Offensive Graduate Assistant position and will work with the wide receivers.
Campbellsville (NAIA - KY): Campbellsville University is accepting applications for the position of running backs coach. This is a 12 month full time appointment that includes all benefits. Stipend will be $14,500 with no meal or housing allowances. The position will include, but not limited to: Recruiting, practice, position meetings, eligibility, and game prep. Resumes will be accepted until June 7th. A Bachelors’ degree is required, Master’s degree is preferred. If interested, send letter of interest and resume to head coach Perry Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org. NO PHONE CALLS.
Humboldt State (D-II - CA): Sources tell us that Humboldt State has hired Sacramento State (FCS) offensive grad assistant Kyle Leitzke to coach the tight ends and running backs.
BYU: Athletic director Tom Holmoe stated yesterday the school is working on a three-year contract extension for head coach Bronco Mendenhall. Mendenhall's contract expires on Dec. 31.
Wabash College (D-III - IN): Wabash College in Crawfordsville, IN is looking for a full-time assistant. The assistant football coach is responsible for coaching his own position group, recruiting on and off campus, assisting the head coach with all phases of a successful football program, and assisting with Track and Field. The coach will also be responsible for supporting the mission of Wabash College as well as adherence to institutional, conference, and NCAA policies and procedures; Bachelor’s Degree required. The position is a 12-month contract. If interested send letter of application, resume, and three references via email to Head Coach Erik Raeburn at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Miami Dolphins: Former Dolphins quarterback Chad Pennington has joned the staff as a "guest coach" for the week, according to the Sun Sentinel.
Alaska - Anchorage: Athletic director Steve Cobb was fired on Wednesday.
Wabash College (D-III - IN): Wabash College, located in Crawfordsville, IN is seeking an intern assistant coach. The intern football coach is responsible for coaching his own position group, recruiting on and off campus, and assisting the head coach with all phases of a successful football program. The intern will also be responsible for supporting the mission of Wabash College as well as adherence to institutional, conference, and NCAA policies and procedures; Bachelor’s Degree required. The position is a 10-month contract with a stipend. If interested send letter of application, resume, and three references via email to Aaron Selby at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
University of Redlands (D-III - CA): The application deadline has been extended to June 7th for the Offensive Football Graduate Assistant position. If you have not already done so, please send a cover letter, resume, an unofficial copy of college transcripts, and a reference list to associate head coach / offensive coordinator Jim Good at email@example.com
College of the Sequoias (JC - CA): Sources tell us that College of the Sequoias will name former head coach Curtis Allen interim head coach for the season and they will look to hire a new head coach following the season.
Florida: Former receivers coach Aubrey Hill has been named head coach at Miami Carol City HS (FL).
Puget Sound (D-III - WA): Puget Sound is looking for Assistant Football Coach (QB, WR or LB). These are regular half-time, twelve month position. Bachelor's degree and three years of related experience preferred. Related education may substitute for up to two years of experience. Decisions about starting salaries are made based on the extent and relatedness of the candidate's education and experience and on internal equity and market considerations. Interested candidates need to apply with their resume and letter of interest at this link.