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The Scoop - Friday July 6, 2018

Friday July 6, 2018


Hamline (D-III - MN): Hamline University is currently looking for a highly motivated PAID football intern for the 2018 FALL SEASON. This position will work directly with football. This position is paid a small stipend so candidates need to be passionate about the field and demonstrate a desire to pursue a career in the field of College Athletics. Internship duties include but are not limited to: Assisting with coaching a position, assisting with recruiting an assigned area, extensive video breakdown of games and practices on HUDL, academic monitoring, and administrative duties. Additional duties may be assigned by the head coach. Strong communication and time management skills are an absolute must. Housing and meals are not included. To qualify, candidates should have their Bachelor’s degree. Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter to Joe Troche at No calls please. Preference will be given to local applicants.

Dakota State (NAIA - SD): Dakota State University in Madison, SD is looking for a football graduate assistant to start in July. The graduate program is a Master’s in Educational Technology. This program from Dakota State is one of the best MSET Programs in the country. A Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field is preferred but not necessary. Video, Equipment, and recruiting experience a plus. Compensation is a stipend of $12,000 and 2/3 tuition reduction. Cost of living is also very affordable in Madison. This program is a 1-year Master’s program and a commitment longer than 1 year is not required. An undergraduate GPA of 3.25 or higher and approximately a 300 GRE score is required for admission to the grad program. Please send resumes to

St. Olaf (D-III - MN): St. Olaf College has an opening for an assistant football coach working with the wide receivers. This is a restricted earning position that pays $8,000 and includes housing. Candidates will have the opportunity to coach their own position group, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), and recruit their own area. Interested candidates should send their resume and references to Offensive Coordinator Joe Lepsche at

Cerritos CC (JC – CA): Cerritos College is currently seeking applicants for a DL Coach. This is a stipend only position with possibly a opportunity to teach one Class in Fall and Spring based on type of Masters degree. Local applicants need only apply. Preferred JC experience but will evaluate HS level and above. Experience working in and around the Polynesian culture is highly desired..Job duties include but not limited to assisting HC and DC, Coaching and Recruiting your position, film breakdown etc. Position will be filled immediately. No phone calls, email resume to DC Tom Caines at

Navarro (JC - TX): Navarro College is looking to hire an offensive intern. The best candidate will be hired but preference will be given to applicants with blocking instruction experience and defensive breakdown experience. The position is UNPAID. The intern position does provide housing and a meal plan. The offensive intern will assist in game planning, coaching a position and all other tasks given by the Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator. All interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to

Alabama: Phil Savage has announced he will leave his job as Alabama's radio color analyst to focus on his new job as the general manager of the AAF's Phoenix franchise. He previously left his job as executive director of the Senior Bowl as well.

LSU: LSU is looking to hire a director of athletic video. Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree with five years experience in sports related post production. Experience working with nonlinear video editing equipment. Prefer experience with Avid Media Composer. A copy of your transcript(s) may be attached to your application (if available). However, original transcripts are required prior to hire. Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed Please provide three professional references including name, title, phone number and e-mail address. Applicants must apply (and more info can be found) via this link.

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Avila (NAIA - MO): Avila University has an immediate opening for a full-time defensive coordinator position in Kansas City, MO. Job responsibilities include: Coordinate the defense and coach a position group, assist the head football coach with all duties of successfully operating our football program, including but not limited to recruiting student-athletes, assisting with training sessions/game preparation/game-day coaching, monitoring the student-athletes academically and managing game day responsibilities. Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter to

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Dakota College at Bottineau (JC - MN): Dakota College at Bottineau has a late opening for an assistant football coach with possible responsibilities in residence life. Preferred position is defensive secondary, but will consider all applicants. Bachelor's degree preferred. Salary is $3,000 for 10 months with room and board added in for the residence life responsibilities. Please email a cover letter and resume to AD/HFC Dan Davis at Emails only please.

Iowa Western (NAIA): Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for a temporary Offensive Football Internship. Football Internships are contracted temporary positions during the standard football season beginning August through mid-December. Interns will serve as a position coach and assist in a variety of capacities within the Iowa Wesleyan University, NCAA Division III program. A football intern must be available to fulfill the program responsibilities during the days, evenings, weekends over the course of the contracted dates. An Iowa Wesleyan University Football Intern’s responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the IW Offensive Coordinator with implementing game plans, coaching of special teams, coaching of offensive positions (Receivers and/or running backs). Applicants should be detail oriented with strong time management and organizational skills, with a solid understanding of the NCAA Division III. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive team vans. A Bachelor’s degree with playing experience at the collegiate level is preferred. Travel, evenings and weekends availability is required. Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates must submit their letter of interest, resume, coaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references via this link. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. Iowa Wesleyan University welcomes, values, and nurtures people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Kansas: Yesterday, Kansas announced the hire of former Arkansas AD and former chair of the College Football Playoff committee Jeff Long as their new athletic director.