From what I understand he has a standing offer from ND to join the staff as a grad assistant coach because Kelly really liked him. If true that's not a bad place to cut your teeth in coaching which I know he was interested in.
When it comes to High School Football, never let facts and common sense get in the way of bigotry or a good cry.
Zach has quite a number of coaches that would love to have him as a GA. Kelly and Jones are merely the top 2 that we know of. I hope it's a few successful years down the road that Zach has to worry about that next step.
"If you set your drink down, it is no longer "your" drink."