Wednesday March 2, 2011

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Wednesday March 2, 2011

Davidson College: Our sources tell us that West Texas A&M assistant offensive line coach Robert Fickling has accepted the offensive line job at Davidson College.

Duquesne University: Former Morehead State offensive coordinator Gary Dunn accepted the offensive coordinator job at Duquesne.

Tuskegee University: We have learned that former Eastern Illinois defensive line coach Forrest Jackson has accepted the linebackers job at Tuskegee University.

Ohio University: Former Colorado defensive coordinator Ron Collins has accepted the linebackers job at Ohio University.

University of Memphis: Quarterbacks coach Kevin McGiven has added the title of assistant head coach - offense. He will also serve as the play-caller next season. Offensive line coach Blake Miller has added the title of co-offensive coordinator. We hear offensive coordinator Eric Price will shift from wide receivers to running backs. We hear Juan Taylor, who recently joined the staff, will coach the wide receivers.

Houston Texans: Our sources tell us that Dallas Cowboys defensive assistant Bobby King accepted the same job with the Houston Texans.

Stonehill College: (DII), located in Easton, MA, seeks an intern assistant football coach (Defensive Line). Preferred candidates will have prior experience playing/coaching Defensive Line, 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 be 12,000, including a fall semester campus meal plan, benefits are not included. Affordable housing is available. Starting date for position is March 21st, 2011. Interested candidates should email a letter of interest, resume, and 3 professional references to Eli Gardner, Defensive Coordinator, Stonehill College at egardner@stonehill.edu No phone calls please. Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Murray State: We are hearing that Georgia Military safeties coach Harland Bower has accepted a position at Murray State.

Auburn: FootballScoop has learned that UL-Lafayette defensive line coach Mike Pelton has accepted the defensive line job at Auburn. Pelton coached the defensive line at Vanderbilt last season before joining Mark Hudspeth's staff at ULL.

Indiana: We have confirmed that Miami (OH) running backs coach Deland McCullough has accepted the running backs job at Indiana.