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The Scoop - Monday May 21, 2018

Monday May 21, 2018


Todd McNair: By a vote of 9 to 3, the former USC running backs coach has lost his defamation lawsuit against the NCAA. McNair sued the NCAA after the organization sanctioned USC in the wake of Reggie Bush's impermissible benefits scandal, saying the NCAA unfairly singled him out. "(D)isappointed in the result," McNair's attorney told ESPN. "Assessing the situation and considering our next steps."

Ed Orgeron: Coach O explains why he's not a CEO-type of head coach, and why grit means more down on the bayou.

Buffalo: The Bulls have formally announced former Kent State co-defensive coordinator Jeff Burrow as director of player personnel.

Ball State: Beth Goetz, the former CEO of athletics at UConn, has been named director of intercollegiate athletics for Ball State.

Augustana (D-II - SD): Augustana University is seeking applicants for immediate hiring for a 12 month restricted earnings (no benefits) WR Coach. Compensation will range from $18–$20,000 depending on experience. Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years coaching at the collegiate level. Search will close upon the successful hiring of candidate. Augustana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Title IX Employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. Augustana University is committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community. Submission of official transcripts may be required upon employment. Finalist candidates must satisfactorily complete pre-employment background check. All interested and qualified applicants email resume and references to offensive coordinator James Schrenk at

Montana Tech (NAIA - MT): Montana Tech has an immediate opening for an offensive intern coaching position. Primary responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all phases of the football program as well as other duties assigned by the coaching staff which may include coaching a position group. Must be proficient in using Hudl Video Editor, Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint. Experience with film breakdown and data entry is a must. A small monthly stipend will be provided as well as a portion of housing. This is an entry level position. College playing experience and/or previous coaching experience is preferred. Email resume and references to Offensive Line Coach Ryan McFadden at No phone calls please.

Otterbein (D-III - OH): Otterbein University, located in Westerville, Ohio, is looking for a Graduate Assistant to work with the D - Line. Applicant will be required to coach their own position group, have their own recruiting area and perform all other duties assigned by the head coach. College coaching and/or playing experience preferred. Compensation package includes a stipend, full tuition waiver, and a meal plan. (No Housing) Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until filled. Please email resume and references at No phone calls please.

Kansas: KU has fired AD Sheahon Zenger, effective immediately. Read more here.

Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum University (D3) in New Concord, OH is looking for a graduate assistant. Meals, housing and classes ARE provided. You will have a recruiting area and a position group. Please contact Head Coach Erik Ieuter at

USF: The University of South Florida is seeking applications for the position of Director of Football Creative Services. This position is full time and includes benefits. Interested candidates must apply online via this link. No phone calls or emails to the staff please.

"There are 437,514 possible defensive alignments that the offensive line must deal with"

Air Force Academy Prep (CO): The US Air Force Academy Preparatory School is accepting applications for an offensive position coach/strength and conditioning coach. AF Prep is located on base at the Air Force Academy and plays a JUCO schedule. Coaching experience at the high school level or above is required, but college experience is preferred. A Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) Certification is not required, but is preferred. Salary would be roughly $50K, but is subject to change based on experience. Please go to to submit full applications.

Bryant (FCS - RI): Greg Gigantino, who previously served as the defensive coordinator at Bryant, has joined the staff at Mater Dei Prep (NJ), per source.

Muskingum (D-III - OH): First-year head coach Erik Ieuter has filled his full-time staff with the hires of Nathan Roach (DC / LBs), Chris Shank (OL), Tyler Walker (DBs / ST), and Michael Pannone (DL).

Central (D-III - IA): Central College is accepting applications for an Assistant Football Coach/Assistant Baseball Coach. This dual role assists the head coaches in developing and coordinating programs that are highly competitive in Division III. The position is full-time and benefits eligible. Central College is a private, residential four-year liberal arts college located in Pella, IA. View the full job description via this link.

#WarmUp:Ketchup flavored ice cream, something special for people who park like jerks, the best video in college athletics, an unreal behind-the-back baseball catch, new Vegas concert arena will be wrapped on outside by 580,000 sq ft LED screen. Monday's One Minute Warm Up.

Seattle Seahawks: Nolan Teasley has been promoted from assistant director of player personnel to director of player personnel.

Houston Texans: Auburn assistant video coordinator Colby Borden is joining the Texans in a similar role, per source.

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