coaching college football

February 5, 2010

East Carolina Names Alum McNeil As Football Coach

East Carolina University has named alum Ruffin McNeill as its new football coach. McNeill’s most recent job was as interim head coach at Texas Tech. He was hired at Texas Tech in 2000 as linebackers coach and eventually became defensive coordin...

February 5, 2010

Cornell To Name Austin As Head Coach

Cornell is set to name Ole Miss offensive coordinator, Kent Austin, as the school’s new football coach. Austin had been at Ole Miss, his alma mater, for the last two seasons. His other coaching experience comes from the Canadian Football League...

February 5, 2010

Cornell Football Coach Resigns

Jim Knowles, Cornell football coach, has resigned from his post and it is being reported that he has accepted a coaching position at an unnamed program Knowles was 26-34 in five years with the program.

February 5, 2010

CoachComm, GamePlan Announce 2010 HD Line Of Products

CoachComm and GamePlan have announced their 2010 HD line of products and services being demonstrated at the American Football Coaches Association annual convention for colleges and high school programs. As innovation leaders in sports technology, Coa...

February 5, 2010

Coach Who Integrated West Virginia Football Dies

Earl Eugene Corum, the West Virginia football coach who recruited the school’s first black players, died Jan. 2 at the age of 88. He coached the Mountaineers from 1960-65.

February 5, 2010

Cincy Football To Hire Butch Jones

With the departure of head coach Brian Kelly to Notre Dame, Cincinnati is poised to hire Central Michigan head coach Butch Jones. Jones is 26-13 in three seasons at Central Michigan, where he followed, coincidentally, Kelly, who coached there for thr...

February 5, 2010

Brooks Retires From Kentucky Football

Rich Brooks, who had coached University of Kentucky football for the last seven years, has announced his retirement. He went 39-47 at UK and posted a 130-156-4 record in 25 collegiate seasons. He was 13-19 while coaching the Rams in the mid-1990s.htt...

February 3, 2010

3 Duke Football Players Discharge Gun On Campus, Kicked Off Team

Three Duke football players have been charged with felonious possession and discharge of a weapon. Freshmen John Drew, Kyle Griswould and Brandon Putnam all have been kicked off the team as well.