The Scoop – Friday March 23, 2018

Friday March 23, 2018

Tennessee: We now have an email into the final days of John Currie’s failed search for the Vols’ head coach.

Lane Kiffin takes a couple zings at Matt Canada.

Seton Hill (D-II – PA): The Seton Hill University, PA Athletic Department has a full-time opening for Assistant Football Coach (Secondary, Special Teams Coordinator and Pass Defense Coordinator). The purpose of this position is to recruit, coach, and retain full roster team. A bachelor’s degree is required, master’s preferred. 3 to 5 years prior college coaching experience preferred. Special Teams experience desired and on the road recruiting experience at the college level is required. Excellent computer skills are necessary. The incumbent must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, as well as represent the University well. E-mail letter of interest, resume and references to head coach Isaac Collins at [email protected]. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Please no phone calls.

Minnesota Morris (D-III): Minnesota Morris is seeking a LBs or DBs position coach. This is a 7 month renewable position starting July 31st. $7,000 salary with some meals included. The position responsibilities include, coaching a position group, assist with video, and recruiting. Email resume to Marty Hoffmann at [email protected]. No phone calls please. Review of applicants begins immediately.

Colorado State: North Texas director of football operations David Stenklyft has accepted the director of player personnel job at Colorado State, source tells FootballScoop.

Western Kentucky: Matt Mitchell, who served as an offensive graduate assistant last season, has been promoted to quarterbacks coach and offensive intern Nelson Fishback has been promoted to offensive graduate assistant working with the wide receivers, per source.

The college football programs with the toughest (and easiest) schedules in 2018

Pikeville (NAIA – KY): Dominic Anderson, the head coach at South Plantation HS (FL), will be the new defensive coordinator on Al Holland’s staff, per source. Anderson and Holland were once teammates at Wake Forest.

Tennessee: The Vols have settled with former athletic director John Currie for $2.5 million. Curry was relieved of his duties back on December 1st during the Vols search for a new head football coach.

Dan Mullen is making the entire team, and coaches, run every time they’re late for class

Saint Anselm (D-II – NH): Per source, Brown (FCS) wide receivers coach Jordan Softcheck will be the team’s new offensive coordinator.

Head coaching changes: 2017-18 NFL & college head coaching changes.

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