Wednesday May 2, 2012
UTEP: We have confirmed that assistant head coach / tight ends Jeff Woodruff is leaving to become head coach at Oaks Christian HS in California.
Gannon University: A source tells us that interim head coach Brad Rzyczycki will be named head coach tomorrow.
Oklahoma Panhandle: We have learned that Angelo State offensive coordinator Russell Gaskamp will become the new head coach at Oklahoma Panhandle State.
Arizona Cardinals: New England Patriots director of pro personnel Jason Licht is joining the Cardinals staff according to Boston.com. Adam Caplan is reporting that current Cardinals director of pro personnel is leaving to join the Colts organization.
DFO Spring Meeting: The Spring meeting is this upcoming Monday & Tuesday. Hear from Mike Sinquefield about the meetings here on Inside Scoop.
UTEP: We have learned that Campbell University (FCS - NC) running backs coach Chris Chestnut has accepted the offensive grad assistant position at UTEP. We're also hearing of other movement there; but waiting on confirmation. We'll keep you posted.
Lindsey Wilson College (NAIA - KY): With receivers coach Mike Ridings accepting the position at Kentucky, running backs coach Powell Miller will move to receivers. Lindsey Wilson is now accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant running backs coach. Responsibilities include coaching Running Backs during practices and games, recruiting, video editing (HUDL), and other duties within the football program. Lindsey Wilson College is a member of the Mid-South Conference of the NAIA. This position is available to begin immediately. Compensation includes graduate tuition, housing, meals, and a small stipend. To apply, submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for 3 professional references to: Chris Oliver, Head Football Coach via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org . No phone calls please.
Austin College (D-III – Sherman, TX): Austin College is currently accepting applications for two intern positions. Both positions are ten month appointments starting July 15th. The position includes housing and salary ($18,000). There is no graduate school or medical benefits included with these positions. The position will include coaching a position, recruiting, teaching, and game day administration. Preference will be given to those who have coached at the college level. A Bachelors degree is required. To Apply go to http://www.austincollege.edu/campus-offices/human-resources/employment. E-mail questions to Head Coach Loren Dawson at email@example.com No phone calls.
Gannon University: Athletic director Mark Richard has announced the four finalists for the head job and says he hopes to make a hire in the next week according to the Erie Times. The four finalists are West Virginia Wesleyan's Jonas Jackson, Duquesne offensive coordinator Gary Dunn, Slippery Rock defensive coordinator Shawn Lutz and Gannon interim head coach Brad Rzyczycki.
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