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JMU Duke Dog
December 22nd, 2005, 09:15 AM

Samuel will stay busy during holiday season
Thursday, December 22, 2005
JEREMY JOFFRAY ~ Southeast Missourian

The new coach will begin working on hiring staff and prepare for a meeting when the players return from break.

Tony Samuel received an early Christmas present on Wednesday when he officially was named the head football coach at Southeast Missouri State in a news conference held at the Show Me Center.

Now the task for Samuel -- who served as defensive ends coach at Purdue this past season after eight years as head coach at Division I New Mexico State -- will be to fill out his staff and get to the business of turning around the struggling Redhawks football program...

December 24th, 2005, 09:28 PM
I thought they were going to hire Coach Hendrickson out of Western Illinois? What happen? I bet now he lands as assistant at Missouri State with his former teammate at UNI.

December 24th, 2005, 09:58 PM
December 21, 2005
Southeast Missouri State Names New Head Coach
Southeast Missouri State University Athletic Media Relations

Coach Samuel has over 27 years of coaching experience including eight as a head coach

Cape Girardeau, Mo. -- Marlon A. "Tony" Samuel, assistant coach at Purdue University and former head coach at New Mexico State University, has been named the new head football coach at Southeast Missouri State University.

The announcement was made today at a news conference at the Show Me Center where Samuel was introduced by University President Kenneth W. Dobbins and Athletic Director Don Kaverman as Southeast's new coach.

Samuel has received a five-year contract and will join Southeast effective Jan. 1, 2006... http://i-aa.org/article.asp?articleid=75037