The Scoop – Tuesday July 25, 2017

Tuesday July 25, 2017

Ole Miss: Matt Luke, who was making $660,000 as assistant head coach / offensive line coach, will make an additional $500,000 as the interim head coach for the season.

Seton Hill (D-II – PA): Per source, Ramal Faunteroy has been hired as defensive line coach / run game coordinator after spending last season at Furman (FCS – SC).

West Georgia: Dillon Tucker has been hired as a defensive graduate assistant working with the defensive line. Tucker was previously the defensive line graduate assistant at Wingate (D-II – NC).

CoachComm: Our friends at CoachComm are offering a $500 trade-in value towards a new Connex system now through September! Coach Nick Winkler (AJ Dimond HS – Anchorage, AK) says, “I love that it can stand up to the Alaskan environment without fail. The Connex system is tough!”

Itasca (JC – MN): Itasca Community College is actively seeking applicants for 2 restricted earnings positions (1 offense and 1 defense). In-season housing and some meals are included. Start date is August 2nd. Candidates should email a resume and 3 references to head coach Weldon Braxton at [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Lindsey Wilson (NAIA – KY): Lindsey Wilson College is accepting applications for a full-time assistant coach. This position will be coaching an offensive skill position, and may also involve equipment duties. This is a 12-month, full-time position with benefits. To apply, submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for 3 professional references to Head Coach Chris Oliver via email at [email protected]. LWC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and encourages diversity among applicants for all positions. Successful candidates must have a valid driver’s license and pass a background check. Review of applicants will begin immediately.  

Washington: The University of Washington currently has an opening for the Assistant Director of Football Technology. A Bachelor’s degree and minimum of 2 years of experience in a Professional or Collegiate Sports Video program with expertise in operations, computerized video editing and networking/IT systems. Salary and benefits are competitive. All interested and qualified applicants must apply through the UW Hires website using the following link: Assistant Director of Football Technology. No phone calls please.

Western Michigan: Jason Emerich has joined the staff as an offensive quality control assistant. Emerich played center at Syracuse while WMU head coach Tim Lester was an assistant there.

Husson (D-III – ME): Matt Friedman, the head coach at Skowhegan HS (ME), has joined the staff and will coach the wide receivers.

Ole Miss: Interim head coach Matt Luke has appointed defensive coordinator Wes McGriff with the title of associate head coach.

Adrian College (D-III – MI): Adrian College is seeking a scrimmage opponent for this Fall 2017 on August 24th or August 25th. Willing to travel and a future series is an option. Interested programs can contact [email protected].

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