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The Scoop - Friday September 29, 2017

Friday September 29, 2017


Southwest Oklahoma State (D-II): Head coach Dan Cocannouer, who has led the program since 2009, has announced that he will retire at the end of the season. Cocannouer is a two-time graduate of the school and was a head high school coach in Oklahoma for 25 years prior to landing the job at his alma mater. AD Todd Thurman notes that a national search for the program's new head coach will begin at the conclusion of the 2017 season.

Russell Athletic: Russell Athletic has announced they'll no longer be making team uniforms. Read more on what that means for college and high school football here.

Nick Saban: In his weekly radio show on Thursday night, Saban shared his opinion that National Anthem protests aren't disrespectful to veterans. His thoughts here.

Texas A&M: When asked in a public interview if Kevin Sumlin's job is safe, Texas A&M system chancellor John Sharp declined to answer. Watch here.

“If you can’t treat someone with dignity and respect, then get out.”

Minnesota State Community and Technical College (JC): Minnesota State Community & Technical College is looking for two upstart coaches Offensive Coordinator and Defensive backs coach. All applicants should contact coach Fry at

“If you wait until game week to prepare for an option offense, you don’t have a chance”

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