The Scoop – Wednesday December 13, 2017

Wednesday December 13, 2017

Arkansas-Pine Bluff (FCS): Longtime Henderson State (D-II – AR) head coach Scott Maxfield has been named head coach at Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

Georgia Southern: New Mexico offensive coordinator Bob DeBesse has been named offensive coordinator at Georgia Southern. Prior to New Mexico, DeBesse has a successful two-year run as the offensive coordinator at Sam Houston State., and prior to that coached the wide receivers at Texas A&M, Purdue, and coordinated the offense at Minnesota and TCU.

Michigan: Jim Harbaugh has decided to make a change to his strength staff, per report. Details can be found on Strength Scoop.

Miami (OH): Per source, Spence Nowinsky is joining Chuck Martin’s defensive staff at Miami (OH). Nowinksy previously served as the defensive coordinator for Illinois State (FCS).

Iowa Central (JC – IA): Jesse Montalto, the head coach at Ellsworth CC (JC – IA), has accepted the head coaching job, per source.

Kansas State: Yesterday, a report surfaced that Bill Snyder plans to return to lead the program in 2018.

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


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