COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Kirkpatrick enjoying new role as offensive coordinator at ECU

Greenville (N.C.) paper writes story about ex-South Caldwell High star’s next — but familiar — role for the Pirates   HobbsDailyReport.com GREENVILLE, N.C. – Nice read by The Greenville (N.C.) Reflector about the relationship between East Carolina offensive coordinator Donnie Kirkpatrick and Pirates’ quarterback Holton Ahlers. Kirkpatrick is back at ECU for a second stint as a coach there. He’s …

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Glenville State hires ex-LRU boss as head coach

HobbsDailyReport.com Former Lenoir-Rhyne University head football coach Mike Kellar has been named head football coach at Glenville State College in West Virginia, where he played quarterback. He was the starting quarterback at Glenville State in 1989. Kellar was offensive coordinator last season at West Liberty. He was fired at LRU after two seasons, 2016 and 2017. The Bears were 5-9 …

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Lenoir-Rhyne’s spring game scheduled March 9

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Lenoir-Rhyne University’s spring football game is scheduled March 9 at 5 p.m. and will follow a groundbreaking ceremony an hour earlier for the Neill McGeachy Sports Performance Center. The game at Moretz Stadium is free admission. LRU, which returns 20 starters from a 12-2 team that finished at No. 8 in the NCAA Division II rankings, will …