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Tuesday December 6, 2011

Tuesday December 6, 2011

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Tragic news out of New Albany, MS last night. Details on High School Scoop. 

Fresno State: Quick note from the California bureau...due to Cal State policy, Fresno can't post the job for 14 days...thus everybody sit tight, this one will take a while. 

North Carolina: Sources close to the program tell us that Larry Fedora has indeed accepted the offer. Expect the announcement tomorrow. 

Memphis: Sources near the program confirm Alabama offensive coordinator Jim McElwain's interview went very well. Brooks of SportsbyBrooks.com reported earlier tonight that McElwain is closing in on terms with Memphis. 

Clemson: Local media in Clemsion is reporting that Chad Morris' new deal is (hold onto your seat) six years at $1.3 million per. 

Eastern New Mexico (DII): The school has announced their three finalists. The three finalists are New Mexico Military Institute head coach Josh Lynn, Copperas Cove head coach / athletic director Jack Welsh, and UTEP assistant head coach / tight ends coach Jeff Woodruff.

Arkansas: We have learned that defensive coordinator Willy Robinson has been released. 

Richmond: Liberty head coach Danny Rocco has been named head coach as we told you earlier. 

Fordham: Sources tell us that Fordham has been very impressed by the guys they have brought in. We hear that Ben Albert (outside linebackers at Temple), Cory Bailey (head coach at Assumption) and Greg Toal (head coach at Don Bosco Prep) all interviewed well. UConn quarterbacks coach Joe Moorhead is in today. 

Weber State: As we've been saying...John L. Smith has left Arkansas to become head coach at Weber State. 

North Carolina: Multiple reports out there that Larry Fedora will be named head coach. Unconfirmed at this point. 

Tennessee: We have confirmed that South Carolina running backs coach Jay Graham will return to the Vols. 

Richmond: Sources tell us Liberty head coach Danny Rocco will be named the head coach. 

Claremont Mudd - Scripps (DIII - CA): We have learned that offensive coordinator Jake Campbell is no longer with the program. Running backs and tight ends coach Pat Rotchford has been promoted to offensive coordinator.

Arizona State: We're hearing some quality NFL names are now involved with the process as well.

Illinois: If he's still there by then, we hear Jeff Brohm will call the plays during the bowl game. 

Arizona State: We have been told that June Jones is no longer a candidate. 

Arkansas: Paul Petrino is coming to Arkansas as offensive coordinator. 

Hawaii: Associate head coach Rich Miano will serve as the interim head coach.

Washington State: We hear Tennessee special teams coordinator Eric Russell will take the same post under Mike Leach at Washington State. 

Richmond: We have learned that Virginia Tech's associate head coach / running backs coach Shane Beamer has turned down an offer to become head coach at Richmond. 

UMass: We have confirmed that Notre Dame's offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Charley Molnar will be named the next head coach at UMass. 

Texas A&M: We have been told that both Kevin Sumlin and Larry Fedora interviewed with Texas A&M yesterday in NYC. 

Dakota Wesleyan (NAIA - SD): Is looking for a graduate assistant on defense. Full tuition and stipend. Contact JB Pole, head coach, at brpole@dwu.edu