The Scoop – Monday April 23, 2018

Monday April 23, 2018

Alvernia (D-III – PA): Per source, Fort Valley State (D-II – GA) offensive line coach Gary Lowery has resigned to become the associate head coach / offensive line coach / recruiting coordinator at Alvernia.

Michigan: The former Michigan player who sent threatening tweets at Jim Harbaugh has issued an apology.

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Southeastern Oklahoma State (D-II): Southeastern Oklahoma State University is accepting applications for wide receiver graduate assistant. This position includes 15hrs tuition and a $7K stipend. No housing or meals will be provided. Responsibilities include practice/game preparation, recruiting, equipment, video, and other duties assigned by the head coach or offensive coordinator. Experience playing and/or coaching wide receiver is preferred. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, and references to Chad Speer, at [email protected]. Successful candidates must pass a background check and gain acceptance into the graduate school of choice. No phone calls please.

Texas State: Texas State University has an immediate opening for two volunteer offensive intern / recruiting assistant positions. This is strictly a VOLUNTEER position; there is NO compensation, housing or benefits. Position duties include: breakdown of opponent film, offensive install/scouting reports and any other duties assigned by the offensive coordinator. Ideal candidates are detailed oriented and have a proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Visio, Docs, PowerPoint and other computer skills. Qualified applicants should email resume and references to [email protected] with the Subject Line: “Offensive Intern / Recruiting Assistant”. No phone calls please.

Minnesota-Duluth (D-II): Matt Dovenberg has been hired to coach the tight ends, per source. Dovenberg previously served in a quality control role at Eastern Michigan and before that was at Concordia-St. Paul and University of Minnesota.

Tennessee: Jeremy Pruitt’s post-spring game message shows he isn’t concerned with hurting the feelings of his players, or Vol fans.

Wingate (D-II – NC): Wingate University is taking applications for a possible DB GA position. The graduate assistant will work specifically with Corners. Qualifications include an Bachelors Degree and the ability to get into grad school. Preference will be given to candidates who played CB in college and/or have experience coaching CB’s. Compensation includes: Housing, meals, a tuition waiver and a small stipend. Email cover letter, resume and references to: [email protected].

Miami Dolphins: Mike Roche, the video coordinator at Buffalo, has accepted a position with the Miami Dolphins, per source.

The University at Buffalo has an immediate opening for a Video Coordinator. This position is responsible for all the day to day video needs of the football program. Candidates must possess strong organizational skills and be able to effectively interact with a wide variety of constituents. A strong background with DVSport or similar video editing software is mandatory, along with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Surface Tablet. Candidates may send the resume to Assistant coach Taiwo Onatolu at [email protected].

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Geneva (D-III – PA): Geneva College is looking for an opponent for Sept 7,2019 (need home game) and September 5, 2020 (away). Interested programs can email [email protected] if interested.

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

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