Posted by: Chris Vannini on Thursday July 21, 2016
Tennessee: Alabama compliance director Jonathan Bowling has joined the Tennessee staff as associate athletic director for football compliance and administration, according to 247Sports. Bowling was promoted to the director role at Alabama in 2008 and was previously a compliance coordinator.
Samford: Per source, UAB director of recruiting Taylor Edwards has accepted the director of player personnel job at Samford. Edwards has been at UAB since 2014 and has previously been a graduate assistant in the Troy athletic department.
Campbell University (NC): Intern Ben Bolling has been promoted to defensive quality control / safeties coach, and assistant director of football operations Kady Knight has been promoted to the DFO role. Bolling rejoined the staff in Febraury, and Knight has been on staff since 2014.
Iowa: Tulane deputy athletic director Barbara Burke has joined Iowa as senior associate athletic director for sport administration and event management. Burke spent one year at Tulane and was previously the AD at Eastern Illinois from 2008-14.
Alabama: Athletic director Bill Battle has completed treatments for multiple myeloma and will return to work soon.
NC State: Cornerbacks coach George Barlow has added the title of assistant head coach for defense, and running backs coach Des Kitchings has added the title of assistant head coach for offense. Barlow is entering his third season on staff, and Kitchings is entering his fifth.
Bowdoin (ME): MIT offensive coordinator Tim Viall has joined the Bowdoin staff as offensive coordinator, and former Saint Anselm (NH) defensive coordinator Rob Eggerling has joined the staff as defensive backs coach. Viall spent five years at MIT, and Eggerling spent eight years at Saint Anselm.
Tufts (MA): Former Saint Anselm (NH) head coach Patrick Murphy has joined the Tufts staff. Murphy spent eight seasons leading Saint Anselm.
Northwestern: Pat Fitzgerald earned more than $3.35 million in 2014, according to tax documents obtained by USA Today. That’s nearly $1.1 million more than the year before. Athletic director Jim Phillips made $1.1 million in 2014.
Here are today’s News, Notes & Quotes.