Tuesday March 26, 2013
Valdosta State (D-II - GA): Adam Froman has been named quarterbacks coach at Valdosta State, as announced by head coach David Dean. Froman spent the past two seasons as a volunteer administrative assistant at LSU.
North Carolina A&T (FCS): Former Louisiana-Lafayette head coach Rickey Bustle has officially been announced as offensive coordinator.
Florida State: Offensive line coach Rick Trickett has signed an extension that will keep him on staff through 2016. Trickett will earn $455,000 annually.
Fort Scott (CC - KS): Fort Scott CC is looking for an entry level assistant football coach offense or defense. The position includes room and board. No phone calls, email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
VMI: Sources tell us that VMI has hired Virginia grad assistant Brad Robbins to serve as a restricted earnings defensive assistant.
North Carolina State: Henry Trevathan has been hired to serve as the director of high school relations for the Wolfpack.
Rhodes College (D-III - TN): Sources tell us that Trinity College (D-III - CT) tight ends coach Raymond DeMartino has been hired to coach the offensive line at Rhodes.
Hiram College (D-III - OH): Hiram has an opening for one, possibly two, part-time defensive assistant coaches. Bachelors degree required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Prior playing or coaching experience at the college/university or professional level is preferred. This is a seasonal position with no benefits. First consideration will be given to northeast Ohio coaches. For confidential consideration, please email Randy Moore at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Austin Peay: Two changes have occured on the offensive side of the ball, according to the Leaf-Chronicle. JD Sellers, who coached the running backs last season, will now work with the quarterbacks and corners coach Paul Derrick has been moved to offense to work with the running backs. Additionally, linebackers coach / recruiting coordinator Gary Shephard has resigned.
Coastal Carolina: Sources tell us that Louis Francois, the director of football technology for the Chanticleers, will be adding the duties of assistant recruiting coordinator.
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Sunbelt Conference: Numerous outlets are reporting that App State, Georgia Southern, Idaho and New Mexico State will all join the Sunbelt soon enough. Think about that.