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Monday October 12, 2015

Monday October 12, 2015


South Carolina: Steve Spurrier is retiring effective immediately FootballScoop has confirmed. Offensive line coach Shawn Elliott will serve as interim head coach, according to Alex Marvez. Head Ball Coach will be missed by many. Thank you for a heck of a run and for always keeping us laughing HBC.

USC: Head coach Steve Sarkisian has been fired. Clay Helton will remain on as interim head coach. Will Pat Haden be the one making the next hire?

University of Jamestown (NAIA - ND): Head coach Shawn Frank has resigned. Travis Titus will serve as interim head coach.

UCF: George O'Leary will remain on as football coach; but has stepped down as athletic director. Here's more on the story.

Urbana (D-II - OH):Urbana has an opening for a home game on October 8, 2016. Interested programs can contact head coach Tyler Haines at

North Alabama (D-II): The University of North Alabama is looking for a home game on September 10, 2016, and is willing to return the game in 2017. Interested programs can contact athletic director Mark D. Linder at

Miami Dolphins: Special teams coordinator Darren Rizzi has been promoted to assistant head coach.

Maryland: Director of football operations Fran Foley was also let go this weekend.

Hudson Valley Fort (FXFL): The Hudson Valley Fort of the Fall Experimental Football League have named a handful of staff members. Per source, John Jenkins will serve as the head coach and will be accompanied by Rod Rust (assistant head coach), Howard Tippet (defensive coordinator), Raefe Jenkins (special teams coordinator), Wayne Anderson (offensive line), Don Wnek (defensive line), and Hal Dyer (defensive backs).

NCSA: Austin Burton is a QB Spotlight featured by NCSA Athletic Recruiting on the Scoop this week. Come back to the Scoop daily this week as we highlight more prospects like Austin that can be found by using your free NCSA account.