Sources: Mark Hudspeth has a key hire at Austin Peay

Former Texas Tech (and Louisiana Lafayette) head strength coach Rusty Whitt is set to join Mark Hudspeth's staff at Austin Peay, sources told FootballScoop on Friday. Whitt will be Hudspeth's head strength coach sources tell FootballScoop. Whitt served as Hud's head strength coach at ULL from...

Curt Cignetti – New JMU head coach

James Madison has hired Elon head coach Curt Cignetti. Cignetti has a six year agreement to be the new head coach. Greg Madia tweets that Cignetti's deal is $425,000 per year. In two seasons as head coach at Elon, Cignetti is 14-9. At IUP, his...

Source: Mel Tucker planning to hire Chris Kapilovic

Source tells FootballScoop Mel Tucker and offensive coordinator Jay Johnson plan to hire former North Carolina offensive coordinator / offensive line coach Chris Kapilovic to coach offensive line for the Buffs. Kap has coached the past 10+ seasons with Larry Fedora, first at Southern Miss...

Sources: Lane Kiffin has his new defensive coordinator

Sources tell FootballScoop that Lane Kiffin has found his new defensive coordinator. Glenn Spencer, who most recently coordinated the defense at Charlotte and has also coordinated the defense for Mike Gundy at Oklahoma State, is joining Kiffin's staff as defensive coordinator, sources shared with us. Back...

Update on the James Madison head coaching search

Friday afternoon update> JMU has hired Curt Cignetti. More on the hire here. Original article Friday AM> Two schools have won FCS national titles since 2011, and both of those jobs came open when their respective head coaches left for FBS jobs earlier this month. North...

Sources: Mike Sanford to be Utah State offensive coordinator

Mike Sanford will be the offensive coordinator at Utah State, sources told FootballScoop on Friday. ESPN's Adam Rittenberg was the first to report the news. Sanford was let go last month after two seasons as the head coach at Western Kentucky. Prior to that, Sanford rose...

Sources: Tom Arth to be the next Akron head coach

Tom Arth is expected to be the next head coach at Akron, sources tell FootballScoop. An announcement could come as soon today. The front-runner for the job, Arth is currently in his second season as the head coach at Chattanooga, but best known in Ohio for...

A coach with back-to-back state title appearances was forced to resign after a bizarre dispute and strange midseason agreement

Drey Trosclair has taken the Ascension Catholic HS (LA) team to back-to-back state title games, and was named by sports writers as the 2017 Class 1A coach of the year for their special season last fall. Trosclair, who also serves as the school's athletic director...

Update on the Akron head coaching search

Akron is the only FBS program without a head coach at the moment, and the Zips' search for Terry Bowden's replacement continues to develop. Akron is an interesting job in that the plusses and minuses are evident. The program doesn't have the winning tradition of...