Wednesday March 13, 2013
Proud to now have over 35,000 followers on Twitter...should be an enjoyable follow the next few months as we visit with a number of staffs around the country.
Delaware: Sources tell us Rutgers defensive grad assistant Tommy McEntire will become the safeties coach at Delaware.
Alabama: Alabama has hired Ole Miss coordinator of recruiting development Tyler Siskey.
St. Joseph (D-II - IN): Sources tell us North Carolina grad assistant Tommy Love Davis will be the new defensive line coach at St. Joseph's.
UAB: UAB has asked us to let you know they have a video coordinator position available. "Plans, oversees, and coordinates the filming of all football team practices, as well as home and away games. Edits film developed in-house, as well film developed by opponent programs for the purpose of scouting and self-scouting; edits season film for the purposes of play study, etc..." Requires a bachelor's degree and relevant experience as well. Full job description and application process is here.
Texas: The Longhorns have posted job openings for assistant director of player personnel and quality control positions.
Manchester (D-III - IN): Manchester University seeks applicants for the position of Offensive Line. Assigned recruiting territory, teach 6 hours in ESS, and other duties assigned by Athletic Director. Preference given to those applicants that have Master Degree in ESS and/or Sports Management. 3 to 5 years of college coaching experience, proficient in the use of Front Rush, Hudl, MS Word, Excel, and Power Point software. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Anticipated start date will be April 8. To apply send cover letter, resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must also complete an application by following this link. Please No Phone Calls.
Austin Peay (FCS - TN): Linebackers coach/recruiting coordinator Gary Shepherd has stepped down.
Western Carolina: Mark Speir has announced the addition of Dennis Thomas to the Catamount staff, thus completing his coaching staff. Thomas spent the past four years assisting the defensive line at South Carolina.
UCF: Defensive grad assistant Mark Cammack has been named director of player personnel.
Colorado Mesa (D-II): Sources tell us offensive coordinator Bill O'Boyle has accepted a position at Southern Illinois. We hear the position at Mesa has already been filled.
Centre College (D-III - KY): Centre College is seeking applicants for a restricted earnings defensive line job. Must have a bachelors and college coaching experience to apply. Send resumes to defensive coordinator Carter Conley at email@example.com.
St. Francis (NAIA - IL): St. Francis is no longer accepting applicants for the receivers job. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.
Stonehill College (D-II - MA): Stonehill seeks an intern assistant football coach (Offensive Skill position). Preferred candidates will have prior experience playing/coaching an Offensive Skill position, 1 year of collegiate coaching experience, and have ties to the Northeast Region. Other responsibilities will also include recruiting, assisting the head coach in all practice and game day preparation, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Salary will range between $12,000-18,000, NO housing or benefits included. Position will begin immediately. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Head Coach Rob Talley at firstname.lastname@example.org No phone calls please. Minority applicants are encouraged.
Colgate (FCS - NY): We hear a co-defensive coordinator (linebackers) slot will open at Colgate. Will update...
University of Saskatchewan (CIS): Brian Guebert has been named special teams coordinator for the Huskies.
Oklahoma State: Mike Gundy has announced that Van Malone will switch from coaching the safeties to corners and newly hired Tim Duffie will now coach the safeties.
Golden West College (CC- CA): Sources tell us offensive coordinator Charles Stansbury has accepted the head coaching job at Beverly Hills HS (CA).
NC State: Dave Doeren has announced the addition of former UCF director of player personnel Drew Hughes as director of player personnel for the Wolfpack.
Auburn: Gus Malzahn will make a base salary of $2.3 million. Assistant coaches will make the following; defensive coordinator / linebackers coach Ellis Johnson ($800,000), associate head coach / recruiting coordinator / defensive line coach Rodney Garner ($500,000), defensive backs coach / co-defensive coordinator Charlie Harbison ($450,000), offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Rhett Lashlee ($350,000), co-offensive coordinator / receivers coach Dameyune Craig ($350,000), offensive line coach JB Grimes ($275,000), running backs coach Tim Horton ($250,000), defensive backs coach Melvin Smith ($250,000), tight ends / special teams coordinator Scott Fountain ($210,000). Overall, Malzahn's staff will make about $1.6 million less than Gene Chizik's staff made last year.
William Jewell (D-II - MO): We have learned that Clopton HS (MO) head coach Lynn Nutt has been brought on staff as a defensive graduate assistant and will work with the defensive ends.
North Central (D-III - IL): North Central College (Division III), located in Naperville, IL and a member of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW), has two Graduate Assistant position openings beginning August 1st. These positions are ten-month commitments, renewable at the end of the first ten-month period based on performance. The position covers tuition and includes a stipend. Responsibilities include film breakdown and data entry, recruiting, on-field coaching and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach. Offensive line playing experience is mandatory for the offensive GA position. For the defensive GA position, defensive line experience is preferred but not mandatory. All applicants must be applied and accepted into North Central College's Graduate Program before being considered for a position. Resumes are being accepted and can be forwarded to Assistant Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator Jeff Thorne (email@example.com) or to Defensive Coordinator Mike Murray (firstname.lastname@example.org).
FIU: Sources tell us Rutgers quality control Pete Collins will join the FIU staff as an offensive grad assistant. With that, we believe all of the grad assistant spots at FIU are now full.
Stonehill College (D-II - MA): Sources tell us that Wesleyan University defensive line coach Clayton McGrath has been brought on staff to coach the same position at Stonehill.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Sources tell us former Jesuit High School (Tampa, FL) head coach James Harrell is joining the staff as outside linebackers coach and Alfred "Jitter" Fields will join as defensive backs coach.
New York Giants: Princeton tight ends coach Ryan Roeder will join the Giants staff as offensive quality control.
Virginia - Wise (D-II): Former UVa-Wise tight end and graduate assistant Luke Logan has been named offensive line coach and video coordinator.
St. Francis (D-II - IL): Sources tell us Cory Hoopingarner will join the staff as receivers coach.
Kutztown (D-II - PA): Kutztown University is seeking to fill an open date of September 7th, 2013. Preferably a Super Region 1 Division 2 opponent. Willing to travel. Please email Head Coach Drew Folmar- email@example.com.