Wednesday March 5, 2014
Santa Barbara City College (JC - CA):Puget Sound offensive line coach Dan Lever is the new offensive line coach/run game coordinator for Santa Barbara City College.
Southern Miss: Southern Miss is looking for a defensive grad assistant. Email resumes to email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Coastal Carolina (FCS - SC): Bill Durkin has been hired as running backs coach. He spent the past four years as Bowling Green's offensive line coach.
Samford (FCS - AL): Alabama offensive analyst Ronnie Letson has been hired as wide receivers coach at Samford. Letson was the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Jacksonville State from 2004-12.
Florida: New offensive coordinator Kurt Roper has signed a three-year contract worth up to $1.97 million. Roper will earn an average of $590,000 per season, plus a $100,000 signing bonus and a $100,000 retention bonus if he remains in his post through Jan. 31, 2016. Previous Gators offensive coordinator Brent Pease made $590,000 last season. Additionally, special teams coordinator/outside linebackers coach Coleman Hutzler will make $230,000 in 2014 on a one-year contract and offensive line coach Mike Summers will earn $190,000 on a two-year contract.
Puget Sound (D-III - WA): Defensive coordinator Thomas Ford has accepted the head coaching job at Stadium High School in Tacoma, Wash.
Henderson State (D-II - AR): Henderson State is no longer accepting applications for any of its analyst positions. Thank you for your interest.
Millsaps College (D-III - MS): Millsaps College, located in Jackson, Mississippi, is looking for two games in 2014. Preferable opponent would be a Division III or NAIA opponent. The dates are September 13th (can play away) and September 20th (prefer this date to be a home game). We do not have reciprocating dates for 2015 so this would be a 1 year contract. If interested please contact Jason Guthrie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Jamestown (NAIA-ND): University of Jamestown, in Jamestown, N.D. is seeking applicants for a full time offensive coordinator position. Experience in the spread and no huddle offense is a must. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume and references to Shawn Frank, Head Football Coach, at email@example.com. No phone calls please! The University of Jamestown is an AA/OE employer.
University of Puget Sound (D-III - WA):Puget Sound invites applications for the positions of Defensive Coordinator. The successful candidates will be involved in game planning and film work (HUDL) and be responsible to put together the defensive game plan each week. The successful candidate will also be expected to help recruit, retain, and graduate academically successful student-athletes to the University of Puget Sound. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to overall departmental philosophy which might include teaching classes or be involved in other administrative duties. Apply online at www.pugetsound.edu/employment. Screening of applicants begins immediately, applications accepted until position is filled. All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a background inquiry.
Minot State (D-II - ND): Minot State is seeking an offensive line coach. Please send resumes to DFO John Leib at firstname.lastname@example.org.
UCF: Defensive coordinator Paul Ferraro has left the program, head coach George O'Leary has announced. Linebackers coach Tyson Summers has been promoted to interim defensive coordinator for the spring.
Auburn: Former Homewood HS (AL) head coach Doug Goodwin is joining Gus Malzahn's staff as the director of high school relations. Goodwin has won 234 games as a high school head coach in the state of Alabama.
University of Puget Sound (D-III - WA): Puget Sound invites applications for the positions ofOffensive Line Coach. The successful candidates will be involved in game planning and film work (HUDL) and be responsible for the Offensive Line. The successful candidate will also be expected to help recruit, retain, and graduate academically successful student-athletes to the University of Puget Sound. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to overall departmental philosophy which might include teaching classes or be involved in other administrative duties. Apply online at www.pugetsound.edu/employment. Screening of applicants begins immediately, applications accepted until position is filled. All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a background inquiry.
Sam Houston State: K.C. Keeler has completed his coaching staff. We've reported all these already, but just to recap; Phil Longo (OC), Brad Sherrod (co-DC), Mike Collins (safeties, co-DC), Phil Petitte (DL), Terence Archer (WRs), Dan Lanning (DBs), Matt Powledge (special teams), Rodrique Wright (DEs), Kyle Segler (TEs), and Bart Tatum (OL).
Youngstown State: Kenny Carter has joined the staff as wide receivers coach / pass game coordinator and co-special teams coordinator. Carter has 15 years of BCS level experience at places like LSU, Pitt, Penn State, Vandy, and was most recently at Louisville as the running backs coach under Charlie Strong. Dan Gerberry has also been named tight ends coach.
College of the Desert (JC - CA): Running backs coach/co-special teams coordinator Jeremy Mercer has accepted the head coaching job at Pueblo Central (Colo.) High School.
Anna Maria (D-III - MA): Anna Maria College has an immediate opening for a defensive assistant coach. This position will be responsible for coaching his own position group, recruiting, and all other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach. Position includes on campus housing, stipend, and meals. Interested applicants please send resume and references to assistant coach Ryan Kelly at email@example.com
Highland CC (KS): Per source, Liberty HS (MO) defensive line coach Payton Kirk has accepted a position on staff at Highland Community College.
Georgetown: Sources tell us that Cornell running backs / tight ends coach Mike Neuberger will return to Georgetown as offensive coordinator. Neuberger coached the Hoyas receivers in 2012.
Monmouth (FCS - NJ): Yale offensive coordinator Kevin Morris has accepted a position on the Monmouth staff according to the Hartford Courant.
Jacksonville State (FCS - AL): New head coach John Grass has announced his coaching staff: assistant head coach/running backs coach Jimmy Ogle, quarterbacks coach Larry Smith, wide receivers coach/co-special teams coordinator Nick Williams, offensive line coach Trey Smith, tight ends coach/recruiting coordinator J.R. Sandlin, co-defensive coordinator/inside linebackers coach David Blackwell, co-defensive coordinator/safeties coach Brandon Hall, outside linebackers coach Nick Gentry and cornerbacks coach/special teams coordinator Aashon Larkins.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Per source, former Flat Rock HS (MI) defensive coordinator Todd Miller has accepted the defensive ends job.
Augustana (D-II - SD): Augustana College is seeking applicants for an assistant football coach working with the secondary / special teams. The position is a full-time appointment with a limited teaching assignment in the department. Master’s degree and collegiate coaching experience preferred. Compensation will be based on experience. Starting date preferred is March 24th until position is filled. Please email cover letter, resume and references electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Valdosta State (D-II - GA): Valdosta State is no longer accepting resumes for their open position. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.
South East Prep (Post Grad - TX): Sources tell us that former Waldorf (NAIA - IA) and Independence (CC - KS) assistant David Simmons has joined the staff. Also, we hear former North Park defensive backs coach Eli Wickland has joined the staff as well.
Monterey Peninsula (CC - CA): Monterey Peninsula College has a defensive coaching position open. Position area is flexible. College degree (Masters is a plus), playing and coaching experience required. Duties include recruiting, strength and conditioning program, coaching on the field, game planning, academic advising, and video operations. Duties also include being an adjunct instructor in the Physical Education Department. Stipend is approximately $10,000 annually. Position open immediately; teaching will commence June 30, 2014. Contact Head Coach Mike Rasmussen at email@example.com.
South Dakota: South Dakota is looking to hire a grad assistant that will also serve as an assistant equipment manager. More details here.
Minot State (D-II - ND): Minot State is seeking an offensive coordinator. Interested candidates can send resumes to DFO John.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tiffin (D-II - OH): Sources tell us that the receivers position has been filled. Will update.
University of Mary (D-II - SD): Sources tell us that Tim Belmore is the new offensive coordinator at the University of Mary. Belmore was previously the offensive coordinator at Jamestown College (NAIA - ND).
Utica (D-III - NY): Utica College invites applications for two part time position in Football with an August 1, 2014 start date. Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree required and knowledge of NCAA rules/regulations required. Master’s degree preferred. Experience Qualifications: Minimum two years coaching experience necessary Skills/Abilities In-depth knowledge of Football, Interpersonal communication skills, Ability to work with diversified group, Strong organizational skills. Interested candidates can apply via this link.
Puget Sound (D-III - WA): Puget Sound invites applications for the positions of linebacker coach & defensive line coach. Each of the successful candidates will have his own position group and will be involved in game planning and film work (HUDL). The position is a part-time entry level position with salary comparable or slightly above a high school stipend (no benefits, housing or meals). We are searching for local candidates. Interested applicants please email a letter of application, resume, and references to Jeff Thomas at email@example.com. Please no phone calls.
Wesley (D-III - DE): Wesley College, Dover Del, is looking to fill an open date on September 6, 2014. Please contact Mike Drass 302-736-2363 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Fairmont State (D-II - WV): Fairmont State is no longer accepting applications for the open defensive backs position. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.