The Coaching Wire: Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Stony Brook (FCS): Chuck Priore has announced Cedric Calhoun as the Seawolves‘ defensive line coach. Calhoun spent the past three on Mario Cristobal’s staff at FIU. Before that, Calhoun coached the linebackers and defensive line at Dartmouth.
Arizona State: As we reported first on March 4, Bo Graham will be the Sun Devils’ running backs coach. Todd Graham officially announced the hiring today. Chris Thomsen will move to offensive line coach. Graham also announced the addition of Sherman Morris as assistant athletics director for recruiting.
South Florida: Below is a salary breakdown for Willie Taggart’s staff:
-Chuck Brenshanan, Defensive coordinator – $350,000 (Did not coach in 2012)
-Walt Wells, Offensive coordinator – $210,000 (Western Kentucky, $90,600)
-Ron Cooper, Defensive backs – $210,000 (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Salary not known)
-Raymond Woodie, Linebackers – $200,000 (Western Kentucky, $71,292)
-Eric Mathies, Defensive line – $165,000 (Western Kentucky, $83,364)
-Nick Sheridan, Quarterbacks – $160,000 (Western Kentucky, $60,400)
-David Reaves, Wide receivers – $150,000 (IMG Academy, Salary not known)
-Telly Lockette, Running backs – $140,000 (Miami Central High, Salary not known)
-Stu Holt, Special teams – $130,000 (USF Director of player personnel, Salary not known)
Charleston Southern (FCS): WSPA Channel 7 television reports that former Clemson and North Greenville quarterback Willy Korn will be named wide receivers coach. Korn, who battled for the Clemson quarterback job between 2007-09, finished his career at North Greenville, where he played for new Buccaneer head coach Jamey Chadwell. UPDATE: Chadwell has confirmed Korn’s hiring on Twitter.