The Scoop – Sunday November 17, 2019

Sunday November 17, 2019

D-II: The Division II Playoff field has been set.

Marvin Lewis: After serving this past season as a special advisor to Herm Edwards at Arizona State, Marvin Lewis is being considered a top candidate by several NFL front offices this NFL coaching cycle, according to a report.

D-III: The teams vying for a Division III title and appearance in the Stagg Bowl are set.

Trine (D-III – IN): After 58 seasons in coaching, Trine inside linebackers coach Maury Waugh is retiring. Waugh joined the Trine staff in 2010 and has nearly five decades of college coaching experience everywhere from being the head coach at Dubuque (D-III – IA) and Simpson (D-III – IA) to an assistant at Northwestern and Western Carolina.

#Nuggets: A serving of piping hot college football takes, starting with the least-celebrated 31-point win in football history.

BYU: AD Tom Holmoe had a creative way of unveiling an oncoming (or perhaps already completed?) contract extension for head coach Kalani Sitake.

Hawaii: Nick Rolovich triggered an automatic 1-year contract rollover and a $20,000 bonus for leading Hawaii to its seventh win on Saturday.

Nebraska: The Huskers announced a 2-year extension for head coach Scott Frost on Saturday.

Iowa: Iowa defeated Minnesota on Saturday, meaning another year of Kirk Ferentz’s contract becomes fully guaranteed, per USA Today’s Steve Berkowitz.

Bonuses: The following coaches picked up bonuses for wins on Saturday, as compiled by USA Today’s Steve Berkowitz — Chuck Martin ($44,000); Chad Lunsford ($7,500); Blake Anderson, Arkansas State ($25,000); Justin Fuente ($50,000); Mike Norvell ($35,000); Jim McElwain ($7,500); Kirby Smart ($125,000); Gary Andersen ($50,000); Jay Hopson ($20,000); Luke Fickell ($20,000); Ed Orgeron ($250,000); Scott Satterfield ($100,000); Eli Drinkwitz ($25,000); Bryan Harsin ($25,000); Mario Cristobal ($350,000).

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