Wednesday June 27, 2012
Illinois: Tim Beckman has hired Mike Bellamy as assistant director of player personnel. Bellamy had been serving as receivers coach at Clark Atlanta University (D-II).
Miami: Brown University quarterbacks coach DJ Hernandez has joined the staff as offensive grad assistant working primarily with the receivers. We also hear that Rob Messinger, who volunteered at Miami this past season, has been named football operations coordinator.
Arkansas Tech: Arkansas Tech is no longer accepting applications for the defensive grad assistant position.
Texas A&M-Commerce (D-II): Texas A&M-Commerce has openings for three grad assistants (offense, defense and equipment manager). Each position includes a $2,000 tuition stipend per semester.Must have Bachelor’s Degree and relevant experience preferred. Applicant must be accepted into a Graduate Program at Texas A&M- Commerce University with no probationary status. Position requires work weekend hours and work well with all coaching staff. We are seeking a candidate with a strong work ethic, leadership, teaching, communication and organizational skills. Please send letter of application, resume, and coaching philosophy statement (for offense & defense) to: Guy Morriss, Head Football Coach, PO Box 3011, Commerce, TX 75429-3011, Telephone: 254-709-2154; FAX: 903-886-5616 or Email: Guy.Morriss@tamuc.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately.
NC State: We have learned that former Texas A&M receivers coach Troy Walters will join the NC State staff as receivers coach.
Delaware State: Running backs coach Tory Woodbury has been selected to participate in a Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Houston Baptist (FCS): Sources tell us that Copiah-Lincoln offensive line coach Drew O'Daniel will join the staff at Houston Baptist.
Copiah-Lincoln CC (MS): The offensive line job is open at Copiah-Lincoln. Applicants must have a Master's degree. If interested, please email head coach Glenn Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hiram College (D-III - OH): Sources tell us that Greg Lazzari, former head coach at Newton Falls and at Cuyahoga Falls, has accepted the quarterbacks job at Hiram College.
Purdue: We hear Purdue has promoted strength & conditioning grad assistant Ryan Crow to offensive grad assistant.
Presentation College (D-III - SD): Presentation College of Aberdeen, SD with campuses located in Fairmont, MN and Eagle Butte, SD, an NCAA Division III Independent, invites applications for the position of Assistant Football Coach / Offense. Responsibilities will include assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of the program (practice and game preparation, recruiting, fundraising, video breakdown, camps, equipment, community involvement, and other duties as assigned). The successful candidate will have integrity and respect, excellent interpersonal, organizational and leadership skills with the ability to work effectively with all constituents. Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Prior football coaching or playing experience required. Presentation College offers a competitive benefits package which includes tuition benefits for the successful candidate and his/her immediate family. The successful candidate will be subject to a background check prior to being offered the position. Email cover letter, resume, names and contact information for three personal and three professional references to LindaJo.VanDover@presentation.edu or mail to Linda Jo Van Dover, Presentation College, 1500 N. Main St., Aberdeen, SD 57401. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. EEO