Thursday June 25, 2020

Southern Miss head coach Jay Hopson’s father, Dr. W. Briggs Hopson Jr. “joined the company of angels in Heaven” this past Saturday. Please join us in sharing prayers and lifting the Hopson family up.

NCAA: The NCAA has extended the dead period yet again.

Alabama: The Crimson Tide share a powerful video with a message penned from a player: “In this moment, we can’t be silent.”

Fort Scott (CC – KS): Source tells FootballScoop Austin Westbrook has been hired to coach running backs at Fort Scott.

Scheduling: Florida A&M was supposed to play at Southern (Baton Rouge, LA) on September 12; but Southern canceled the game due to Covid-19 concerns. Today, Jackson State announced that FAMU will travel to JSU to play on that date instead.

Carleton (D-III – MN): Carleton College is seeking candidates for a full time position coach / recruiting coordinator. Salary is $40k. Experience recruiting at a high academic school is preferred. Minority candidates strongly encouraged to apply. Please send an email with the subject line “Recruiting Coordinator Position” to [email protected].

Northern Arizona: Source tells FootballScoop that Josh Irvin has joined the defensive staff. Irvin was previously a graduate assistant at San Jose State and also previously coached the receivers at Humboldt State (D-II – CA).

ACC: Commissioner John Swofford plans to retire next year.

Arkansas Tech (D-II): Arkansas Tech University is looking to fill a skill offensive graduate assistant position (preferably QBs / WRs). Position will be responsible for the following; film breakdown, practice organization, game day preparation, recruiting area, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications include bachelors degree and acceptance into graduate program. All interested applicants should email the following addresses at [email protected] and [email protected]. Please include cover letter, resume, and three references.

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West Virginia: Vic Koenning issued a statement containing an apology last night.

Rocky Mountain College (NAIA – MT): Rocky Mountain College is now accepting applicants for a defensive assistant coaching Safeties. Compensation includes $12,000 per year and some meals. Job duties include coaching a position, working with special teams, recruiting area, and film breakdown. Start date of July 15th Please contact Defensive Coordinator Joe Dunning at  [email protected]. No phone calls please. Put in the header “Defensive Coaching Position.”

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Capital (D-III – OH): Capital University has an opening for an intern / graduate assistant position coaching corners for the 2020 season. Graduate school available upon acceptance into graduate program. Please send resume and cover letter to Defensive Coordinator Wes Lynch at [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Cowboys vs. Steelers: The preseason opener at the Pro Football Hall of Fame between Dallas and Pittsburgh is being cancelled and the Hall’s enshrinement ceremony is being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, Adam Schefter tweets this morning.

East Texas Baptist (D-III – TX): East Texas Baptist University (a strong Christian institution)  is currently seeking highly qualified applicants for the position of Defensive Graduate Assistant Football Coach (LB or DL). This is a Graduate Assistant Position and required admission into our graduate program (1/2 Tuition covers and a monthly stipend, NO benefits, No housing).  The Graduate Assistant Football Coach is responsible for, but not limited to, assist the head football coach in the leadership and direction of the program; organize practice sessions, participate in the preparation of student-athletes for competition and provide positive guidance to students off the field. Recruit prospective student-athletes committed to academic and athletic excellence. Interested candidates should email their (1) cover letter, (2) resume, (3) references, and (4) statement on your Philosophy of Christ Centered Athletics to [email protected].

Capital (D-III – OH): Capital has an opening for an intern / graduate assistant position coaching running backs for the 2020 season.  Graduate school available upon acceptance into graduate program.  Please send resume and cover letter to Offensive Coordinator David Parrott at [email protected]. No calls please.

Butler CC (JC – KS): Butler Community College has an immediate opening for an entry level coaching position.  This position will work closely with the Head Football Coach on the day to day operation of the program, including logistics.  Other duties include: help coach linebackers, assist with special teams and recruiting.  No previous coaching experience necessary. Must be organized, reliable and hardworking and motivated. This is an entry level position; pay is commensurate with the position. No benefits are provided with this position. Housing and meals are included, as are long hours. Interested candidates should send resume and references to [email protected].

Capital (D-III – OH): Capital University has an opening for an intern / graduate assistant position coaching linebackers for the 2020 season.  Graduate school available upon acceptance into graduate program. Please send resume and cover letter to Head Coach Chad Rogosheske at [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Anderson (D-III – IN): Anderson is looking to fill a full-time offensive line / strength & conditioning coordinator position, on a 12 month agreement. Responsibilities include coaching, recruitment and retention of academically qualified student-athletes while serving as the S&C Coordinator for the AU athletic department. Applicants must have a S&C certification from an accredited organization. The applicant must commit to the AU mission and Christian lifestyle. If interested please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to [email protected]. No phone calls please.

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