A look at the annual coaching changes in college football
As of January 22, 2014 there have been 19 coaching changes to be made before the 2014 college football season, including 8 from a BCS AQ conference. Here is a look at the updated coaching changes. This is updated as needed.
|School||Previous Coach||New Coach|
|Arkansas State||Brian Harsin||Blake Anderson|
|Army||Rich Ellerson||Jeff Monken|
|Boise State||Chris Petersen||Brian Harsin|
|Bowling Green||Dave Clawson||Dino Barbers|
|Connecticut||Paul Pasqualoni||Bob Diaco|
|Eastern Michigan||Ron English||Chris Creighton|
|Florida Atlantic||Carl Pelini||Charlie Partridge|
|Louisville||Charlie Strong||Bobby Petrino|
|Massachusetts||Charley Molnar||Mark Whipple|
|Miami Ohio||Don Treadwell||Chuck Martin|
|Penn State||Bill O’Brien||James Franklin|
|Texas||Mack Brown||Charlie Strong|
|UAB||Garrick McGee||Bill Clark|
|USC||Lane Kiffin||Steve Sarkisian|
|Vanderbilt||James Franklin||Derek Mason|
|Wake Forest||Jim Grobe||Dave Clawson|
|Washington||Steve Sarkisian||Chris Petersen|
|Western Kentucky||Bobby Petrino||Jeff Brohm|
|Wyoming||Dave Christensen||Craig Bohl|
Coaching Carousel Timeline
- September 29, 2013 – USC terminates the contract of Lane Kiffin. Defensive line coach and recruiting coordinator Ed Orgeron named interim head coach.
- September 30, 2013 – Connecticut fires Paul Pasqualoni. Offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach T.J. Weist named interim head coach.
- October 6, 2013 – Miami Ohio relieves Don Treadwell of head coaching duties. Wide receivers and quarterbacks coach Mike Bath named interim head coach for the remainder of the regular season.
- October 30, 2013 – Brett McMurphy of ESPN.com reports via Twitter Florida Atlantic head coach Carl Pelini will resign from his position.
- November 8, 2013 – Eastern Michigan head coach Ron English relieved of duties. Assistant coach Stan Parrish named interim head coach.
- December 1, 2013 – Wyoming fires head coach Dave Christensen.
- December 2, 2013 – Washington head coach Steve Sarkisian named head coach at USC. Washington QB coach Marques Tuiasosopo named interim head coach for Washington’s bowl game the following day.
- December 2, 2013 – Wake Forest head coach Jim Grobe resigns.
- December 3, 2013 – Miami Ohio names Notre Dame offensive coordinator Chuck Martin as head coach.
- December 6, 2013 – Boise State head coach Chris Petersen named head coach at Washington. Boise Sate names assistant coach Bob Gregory the interim head coach for Boise State’s bowl game.
- December 8, 2013 – North Dakota State head coach Craig Bohl named head coach of Wyoming.
- December 10, 2013 – Bowling Green head coach Dave Clawson named head coach at Wake Forest. Special teams assistant coach Adam Scheier named interim head coach for bowl game.
- December 11, 2013 – Arkansas State head coach Bryan Harsin named head coach at Boise State. Defensive coordinator John Thompson named interim head coach for bowl game.
- December 11, 2013 – Eastern Michigan hires Drake football coach Chris Creighton.
- December 11, 2013 – Connecticut hires Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco.
- December 14, 2013 – Texas head coach Mack Brown resigns. Brown will coach Texas in bowl game.
- December 15, 2013 – Army fires Rich Ellerson.
- December 16, 2013 – Arkansas defensive line coach Charlie Partridge hired by Florida Atlantic.
- December 18, 2013 – Eastern Illinois head coach Dino Barbers hired by Bowling Green.
- December 19, 2013 – North Carolina offensive coordinator Blake Anderson hired by Arkansas State to be head coach.
- December 24, 2013 – Georgia Southern head coach Jeff Monken hired by Army.
- December 26, 2013 – Massachusetts dismisses Charley Molnar as head coach.
- December 31, 2013 – ESPN reports Penn State’s Bill O’Brien agrees to coach the Houston Texans.
- January 5, 2014 – Louisville head coach Charlie Strong hired by Texas.
- January 8, 2014 – Western Kentucky head coach Bobby Petrino hired by Louisville, according to USA Today.
- January 9, 2014 – UAB head coach Garrick McGee resigns from position to be named offensive coordinator at Louisville.
- January 10, 2014 – Western Kentucky promotes offensive coordinator Jeff Brohm to head coach.
- January 10, 2014 – Boston Herald reports Massachusetts names Mark Whipple head coach.
- January 11, 2014 – Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin hired by Penn State.
- January 17, 2014 – Stanford defensive coordinator Derek Mason hired by Vanderbilt.
- January 22, 2014 – Jacksonville State head coach Bill Clark hired by UAB.