School coaching

FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2017, file photo, Julie Cromer Peoples, interim athletic director for the University of Arkansas, talks about the decision to fire Arkansas coach Bret Bielema at a press conference in Fayetteville, Ark. Arkansas will use a pair of firms to aid in the search for its new athletic director and football coach. The school announced the hiring of firms Korn Ferry and DHK International on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, two weeks after Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz fired former athletic director Jeff Long _ and less than a week after interim athletic director Julie Cromer Peoples fired former coach Bret Bielema. (AP Photo/Michael Woods, File)
November 28, 2017 - 5:21 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas will use two firms to search for its athletic director and football coach. The school announced the hiring of Korn Ferry and DHR International on Tuesday, two weeks after Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz fired athletic director Jeff Long — and less than a week after...
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FILE- This Sept. 30, 2017 file photo shows former Rutgers football head coach, now Ohio State associate head coach/defensive coordinator Greg Schiano running onto the field before an NCAA college football game against Rutgers in Piscataway, N.J. Ohio State coach Urban Meyer says Tennessee has contacted Schiano about its head coaching vacancy. Meyer didn't have any additional details about Tennessee's potential interest in his defensive coordinator. Tennessee is seeking a new coach after firing Butch Jones two weeks ago. Schiano posted a 68-67 record as Rutgers' coach from 2001-11. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, file)
November 27, 2017 - 5:41 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee athletic director John Currie is defending his coaching search and vouching for the character of Greg Schiano a day after negotiations between the two parties broke down amid a public backlash. Currie issued a statement Monday acknowledging the Ohio State defensive...
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Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen speaks with punter Logan Cooke following the team's 31-28 loss to Mississippi in an NCAA college football game in Starkville, Miss., Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
November 27, 2017 - 1:23 am
Florida and its athletic director reached into their pasts to find a new coach, and two more schools fired coaches even though their teams are heading to bowl games. Mississippi stayed in-house to fill its coaching vacancy. And, in the strangest part of a wild day of hirings and firings, Tennessee'...
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November 21, 2017 - 5:21 pm
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Northern Arizona has reversed course after announcing two months ago that head football coach Jerome Souers was leaving. The university now says Souers will continue as head coach of the Lumberjacks to "ensure stability" for the football program. University President Rita...
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November 14, 2017 - 7:29 pm
SILVER CITY, N.M. (AP) — Western New Mexico football coach Adam Clark has resigned after eight seasons. School officials said Tuesday that offensive coordinator Chris Buckner and offensive line coach Andrew Faaumu will oversee the program during the transition period. The Mustangs lost their first...
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Nebraska head coach Mike Riley watches his team play against Minnesota during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Minneapolis. Minnesota won 54-21. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
November 12, 2017 - 1:39 pm
Nebraska coach Mike Riley is out of answers and in two weeks very well could be out of a job. The Cornhuskers' 54-21 loss at Minnesota on Saturday was their fourth in five games, greatly diminished their bowl hopes, and left them to ponder the possibility of finishing with their fewest wins since...
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November 12, 2017 - 1:23 pm
CAMBRIDGE, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin high school golf coach has resigned and apologized for a series of racist tweets aimed at NASCAR driver Darrell Wallace Jr. Brent Nottestad resigned Thursday as coach at Cambridge High School. Nottestad apologized, saying the tweets he posted Wednesday about...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2013, file photo, Texas athletic director DeLoss Dodds, left, with Texas president Bill Powers, right, formally announces his retirement during a news conference, in Austin, Texas. Dodds, Powers and former football coach Mack Brown all are scheduled to be questioned under oath next week in a sex and race discrimination lawsuit filed by former women's track coach Bev Kearney, who was forced out after the school learned she had a romantic relationship with one of her athletes a decade earlier. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
November 10, 2017 - 4:49 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A former University of Texas president, former athletic director and former football coach Mack Brown all are scheduled to be questioned under oath next week in a sex and race discrimination lawsuit filed by former women's track coach Bev Kearney, who was forced out after the...
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November 08, 2017 - 4:41 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Offensive coordinators from Alabama and Clemson and defensive coordinators from Georgia and Notre Dame are among 56 assistant coaches nominated for the Broyles Award, which is named for former Arkansas coach and athletic director Frank Broyles. A number of Broyles'...
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November 03, 2017 - 12:39 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has hired its first softball coach. Athletic director Dan Radakovich said Friday that longtime Stanford coach John Rittman will lead the Tigers' program when it begins competition in February 2020. Rittman led Stanford to 16 NCAA Tournament appearances in 18 years. He...
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