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The Scoop - Sunday February 12, 2017

Sunday February 12, 2017


We are sad to report Reinhardt University defensive line coach Quentin Moses was killed a house fire in an Atlanta home on Sunday morning, along with a 31-year-old woman and her 10-year-old daughter. "You will be remembered forever and your love for young adults. Rest in peace Coach Moses. We love you," the program wrote in a tweet confirming Moses's passing.

Longtime NFL and college defensive coach Dave Adolph passed away Sunday morning at his home in Ohio. He spent 21 years in the AFC with the Chiefs, Browns, Raiders and Chargers, and he spent three decades working with college teams including Akron, Connecticut, Kentucky, Illinois, Ohio State with Woody Hayes, Jim Tressel, Luke Fickell and Urban Meyer, and San Diego and Michigan with Jim Harbaugh. Please keep his family and friends in your prayers.

South Carolina: Former Philadelphia Eagle coordinator of college scouting & University of Alabama player personnel specialist Matt Lindsey is joining Will Muschamp's staff as director of player personnel source tells FootballScoop. In connection with the move, longtime USC staffer Robbie Liles will move to director of football operations we can add. 

Kansas State: Co-offensive coordinator Del Miller is expected to retire and be replaced by former Wildcats quarterback Collin Klein, according to GoPowercat and the Wichita Eagle. Miller spent 20 years with the Wildcats, serving as Bill Snyder's first offensive coordinator in Manhattan. Klein served previously on Bill Snyder's staff as an assistant director of recruiting and defensive quality control assistant, and spent 2016 as quarterbacks coach at Northern Iowa.

Ball State: Per source, David Elson will be the defensive coordinator at Ball State. Elson is formerly the head coach at Western Kentucky and spent the past two seasons as the defensive coordinator at Southern Illinois and Western Illinois.

Tennessee Tech: Frederick Walker has been announced as wide receivers coach, while Andre Crenshaw has been hired as running backs coach. Additionally, Tyree Foreman has been promoted from running backs coach to associate head coach, offensive coordinator and tight ends coach, Camden Wentz has been named the program's full-time offensive line coach, Derek Carr (not the former Texans quarterback) will oversee quarterbacks, and DFO Justin Matheney has moved to assistant defensive backs coach and assistant recruiting coordinator.