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The Scoop - Monday March 12, 2018

Monday March 12, 2018


Please join us in praying for head coach Coffeyville CC (JC - KS) head coach Aaron Flores who went in for a lung transplant surgery this morning. Coach Flores has been awaiting this surgery for many years now and continued prayers in the days, weeks, and months ahead on his road to recovery.

Arizona State: The Sun Devils have hired longtime NFL offensive lineman Kevin Mawae as an offensive analyst.

LSU: Former Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator and Cincinnati Bengals secondary coach Kevin Coyle will join the staff as a defensive analyst, tweets Bruce Feldman.

Muskingum (D-III - OH): Erik Ieuter, the former offensive coordinator at Michigan Tech (D-II) who spent last season at Florida in an offensive quality control role, has been named the new head coach of the program. Prior to being elevated to offensive coordinator at Michigan Tech, Ieuter coached the teams wide receivers and coordinated the special teams. Ieuter's past coaching stops include Grand Valley State (D-II - MI), and Adams State (D-II - CO) as well.

Utah State: DeAndre Smith has been hired as the running backs coach at Utah State, sources tell FootballScoop. Smith has previously coached at North Carolina, Purdue, Syracuse, New Mexico, Illinois and UNLV.

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Elmhurst (D-III - IL): Elmhurst College, located 12 miles from downtown Chicago, is looking for a football graduate assistant working with wide receivers. Graduate programs available are in MBA, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and Computer Information Systems. Video, equipment, and recruiting experience a plus. There is no housing available with this job so local candidates are encouraged to apply. Please send your resume’, master’s program of interest and references Also, please make the subject line read "GA Coach."

Hampton (FCS): The MEAC and Hampton have agreed to an "amicable separation," it was announced today. Hampton will pay an undisclosed fine to the MEAC and is now free to join the Big South starting in July.

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Notre Dame: Per source, Chris O'Leary has joined the Irish staff as a defensive analyst working with the defensive backs, and Larry Black and Nick Lezynski have been hired as defensive graduate assistants.

Bethune-Cookman (FCS - FL): Former Alabama State (FCS) and Prairie View (FCS - TX) offensivie line coach Prince Pearson has joined the staff coaching the guards and centers, per source.

Presentation (NAIA - SD): Presentation College is looking for a game either September 8 or September 15, 2018. Need a home game and may be able to provide some compensation if an opponent is able to travel. Could consider a road game against a regional opponent for a guarantee. If interested, please contact Head Coach Chuck Miesbauer at

St. Francis (NAIA - IL): The University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL seeks applicants for two stipend coaching positions. The positions to be coached are flexible, and we are looking for the best coach possible. Position will pay $5,000-$7,000 based on experience, and applicants will be expected to attend all meetings and practices in the fall and contribute to recruiting efforts after the season. Some meals and subsidized housing are available for the right candidates. Please send a copy of your resume and a letter of interest with the names and contact info for 3 references to assistant coach Will Cinelli at with subject line "USF Coaching Position". No phone calls please.

Texas Southern: Former Arizona State defensive line coach Michael Slater has been hired to coach the team's defensive line.

West Liberty (D-II - WV): Per source, former Lenoir-Rhein (D-II - NC) and California University of Pennsylvania (D-II) head coach Mike Kellar has joined the West Liberty staff as offensive coordinator.

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Trinity (D-III - CT): Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut is accepting applications for an assistant offensive coaching position. The successful candidate will be responsible for coaching their own position group, recruiting a specific area, assisting in video editing and breakdowns, and performing all other duties assigned by the head coach and athletic director. This is a salaried position with benefits, that also includes housing, partial meal plan, and full tuition remission for graduate classes if desired. Preferred candidates will have at least two years of coaching experience and knowledge of DVSport video editing software. Trinity College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants with disabilities should request, in advance, any accommodation in order to participate more fully in the application process. Please contact Assistant Coach Shawn Doherty at shawn.doherty@trincoll.eduif interested.

St. Andrews (NAIA - NC): St. Andrews has an opening for a Defensive Graduate Assistant. Interested applicants should email resume and current references to

Hutchinson CC (JC - KS): Thaddeus Brown, who has coached the receivers and defensive backs during his time at Hutchinson CC, and the school have parted ways, per source.

LSU: James Pawelcyk has been hired as the football recruiting creative coordinator for the LSU program.

Coffeyville CC (JC - KS): Coffeyville CC is in need of a defensive backs coach. This is a restricted earnings position. The position comes with the privilege of coaching the Red Raven Defensive Backfield. The position will come with responsibilities that include working in the dorms as a resident assistant. Room and board along with health insurance are also included in the package. Aside from coaching the defensive backs, recruiting a specified area will also be a major duty assigned by the head coach. Please send resumes to coach Bryson at

Compton (JC - CA): We hear that Compton CC is looking to hire a part-time head football coach.

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