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The Scoop - Friday March 23, 2018

Friday March 23, 2018


Coe (D-III - IA): Coe College is accepting applications for the position of Intern Assistant Football Coach (Defense). This individual will assist the Head Coach in all phases of a NCAA Division III Football Program. This position is a nine month appointment beginning on August 1, 2018, and is eligible for an annual stipend and organizational benefits. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to: recruitment of student-athletes on and off-campus, on field coaching, practice planning, monitoring student-athlete academic progress, video editing with Hudl and other administrative duties as assigned by the Head Coach. This position may involve additional duties assigned by the Director of Athletics. Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous coaching experience (defense) is preferred Work harmoniously with coaches of all sports teams, athletic staff members, faculty members, and college administrators Exhibit exemplary personal conduct and character traits Serve as a role model for student-athletes Successful completion of a background check. To apply for the position, please submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references via this link. Coe College is an equal opportunity employer.

San Diego Mesa (JC - CA): Per source, Jeremy Perkovich is joining the staff to coach the inside linebackers. Perkovich previously served as a defensive graduate assistant working with the linebackers at San Diego (FCS).

Tennessee: We now have a window into the final days of John Currie's failed search for the Vols' head coach. Oh, and we have a peek into his inbox as well.

Lane Kiffin takes a couple zings at Matt Canada.

Seton Hill (D-II - PA): The Seton Hill University, PA Athletic Department has a full-time opening for Assistant Football Coach (Secondary, Special Teams Coordinator and Pass Defense Coordinator). The purpose of this position is to recruit, coach, and retain full roster team. A bachelor’s degree is required, master’s preferred. 3 to 5 years prior college coaching experience preferred. Special Teams experience desired and on the road recruiting experience at the college level is required. Excellent computer skills are necessary. The incumbent must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, as well as represent the University well. E-mail letter of interest, resume and references to head coach Isaac Collins at Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Please no phone calls.

Minnesota Morris (D-III): Minnesota Morris is seeking a LBs or DBs position coach. This is a 7 month renewable position starting July 31st. $7,000 salary with some meals included. The position responsibilities include, coaching a position group, assist with video, and recruiting. Email resume to Marty Hoffmann at No phone calls please. Review of applicants begins immediately.

Colorado State: North Texas director of football operations David Stenklyft has accepted the director of player personnel job at Colorado State, source tells FootballScoop.

Western Kentucky: Matt Mitchell, who served as an offensive graduate assistant last season, has been promoted to quarterbacks coach and offensive intern Nelson Fishback has been promoted to offensive graduate assistant working with the wide receivers, per source.

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Pikeville (NAIA - KY): Dominic Anderson, the head coach at South Plantation HS (FL), will be the new defensive coordinator on Al Holland's staff, per source. Anderson and Holland were once teammates at Wake Forest.

Tennessee: The Vols have settled with former athletic director John Currie for $2.5 million. Curry was relieved of his duties back on December 1st during the Vols search for a new head football coach.

Dan Mullen is making the entire team, and coaches, run every time they're late for class

Saint Anselm (D-II - NH): Per source, Brown (FCS) wide receivers coach Jordan Softcheck will be the team's new offensive coordinator.

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