Tuesday August 13, 2013
Albany (FCS - NY): Head coach Bob Ford announced his intention to retire at season's end during the team's media day function today. Hired in 1970, Ford will spend this season as the longest-tenured head coach in college football. The six-time Northeast Conference Coach of the Year leads all Division I coaches with 264 career victories.
La Verne (D-III - CA): Head coach Chris Krich has finalized his staff with the following coaches; Rich Worsell (offensive coordinator / offensive line), Bren Baier (quarterbacks / recruiting coordinator), Jeff Magdaleno (defensive coordinator / linebackers), Chris Satoh (defensive backs), Vince Reiss (tight ends), Jorge Villagomez (defensive ends), Chris Salabaj (defensive tackles), Matt Griffin (running backs) and Alex Roy (safeties).
Willie Taggart's "Get on the Bus" video is something you simply have to see
National Preps: National Preps, the Leading Scouting Service for Colleges at all levels – BCS to D3 – with over 130 Colleges is hiring for multiple positions. Director of Midwest Scouting – NP will be hiring a Midwest Scouting Director to lead, direct, oversee, manage our overall efforts in the Midwest. Responsibilities will be but not limited to: scouting your own area, collection of contact/athletic/academic info, database management, editing of video, management of Midwest scouts, Sales efforts to colleges, set up / implementation of showcase events and anything else that will aid the continued health and success of the NP Business. This position requires residency in the surrounding area of Chicago. Midwest states covered / contented will be Illinois, Missouri, Indiana, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan. Ideal candidate will be a either a full time college football coach, recruiting coordinator, work in the recruiting / player development office; has recruited his own area before in the Midwest; has ties with the HS coaches in the Midwest; has relationships with Big Ten, MAC, Gateway, Ohio Valley, Patriot, Ivy and D2 / D3 college coaches from the Midwest. Consideration also will be given to High School coaches with a proven track record / relevant work experience. Candidate needs to be motivated, driven, a problem solver, can lead / manage, sell and understands the grind of a college football coach. Gulf Coast Scout – NP will be hiring Gulf Coast Scout(s) to provide content and cover the following states – Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee. Responsibilities will be but not limited to: scouting your own area TBD, collection of contact/athletic/academic info, database management, editing of video, Sales efforts to colleges, set up / implementation of showcase events and anything else that will aid the continued health and success of the NP Business. Ideal candidate will have played / coached college football, recruited his own area before in the Gulf South; has ties with the HS coaches in the Gulf South; has relationships with SEC, Big 12, Conference USA, Sun Belt, SWAC and Ohio Valley college coaches. High school coaches, current GA’s, restricted earning coaches and graduated Seniors that played College Football will be considered as well. Please email a cover letter, resume with references to Donnie Zimmerman / Chief Operating Officer at Donnie@nationalpreps.com. Please go to www.nationalpreps.com for more info on the National Preps Platform.
Moorpark (JC - CA): Moorpark Junior College is looking for a volunteer WR or QB coach who can start immediately. No stipend is available. Prefer local applicant, who is able to be on campus by 3pm during weekdays, though some flexibility there. Please email your resume and availability to Offensive Coordinator Eric Marty at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Chase Gruening has accepted the defensive line grad assistant job. Gruening was previously a grad assistant at Wisconsin-Stout (D-III).
Georgia Tech: Tech recently announced they will play Mercer in 2016. FB Schedules reports that Tech will pay Mercer $300,000 for the game.
Black Hills State (D-II - SD): Former Wyoming grad asssistant and assistant coach Jared Petrino has been hired to coordinate the special teams and coach the defensive backs.
Albany State: Former Mississippi Valley State head coach Willie Totten has joined the staff and is coaching the quarterbacks. Also, Gene Crosby will coach the defensive line.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Chris Garner has been hired to coach the outside linebackers. Garner previously coached the defensive line at Morehead State University.
Bethel College (NAIA - KS): Head coach Marty Mathis has finalized his staff with the following coaches; Chi-Emeke Worthington (co-defensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator), Reilly Murphy (offensive coordinator/ quarterbacks), Chris Koehn (receivers), Jason Nichols (offensive line), Joseph Kotz (running backs), Mike Johnson (tight ends), Malcolm Pearson (corners), Paul Savage (defensive line), Jame McCartney (defensive line) and Aron Miller (linebackers).