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The Scoop - Thursday July 18, 2019

Thursday July 18, 2019


#StaffTracker: A one stop page where you can keep track of how the new head coaches are filling their staffs. NFL – XFL – FBS – FCS – D-II

UNLV: The Runnin' Rebels will enter the season with a new offensive coordinator. Here are the details.

Texas Tech: Zane Perry has been promoted to assistant athletic director for equipment operations.

Bethany (D-III - WV): Longtime college defensive coordinator Greg Gigantino has been named defensive line coach at Bethany, per source.

Lake Erie (D-II - OH): Lake Erie is looking to hire a defensive backs coach / special teams coordinator. This a full-time position with benefits. The salary range will be commensurate with experience and degree. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to

Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Kentucky Christian University has immediate opening for a defensive graduate asistant coach. Candidates with Defensive Back or Linebacker coaching experience will both be considered. Applicants must have strong Christian Faith and work within Kentucky Christian University’s Christian mission statement. New hires will have their own recruiting areas and will be responsible for coaching and managing their own position, including meetings. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, film breakdown, data entry, assisting with special teams, recruiting, running position meetings, assisting with game preparation, and any other duties assigned by the head football coach. Experience with GoogleDocs, Hudl & social media will be highly sought. Compensation will be tuition waiver for a master's degree in Christian leadership, housing, and meals. Please send a cover letter, resume, statement of Faith, and references to Defensive Coordinator Matthew White at

"If that happens, I'll chug a beer at the 50-yard line."

Massachussets Maritime Academy (D-III): The Massachusetts Maritime Academy is looking to hire an assistant football coach / strength & conditioning coach. This is a paid position which includes a $5,000.00 stipend from August 5th – November 31st. (Room & board could also be available) Job Requirements: Certification from nationally recognized organization by August 5th (CSCS, CSCCa, USAW, etc.). Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. Team Player. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with 3 references to assistant athletic director / head football coach Jeremy Cameron at

McDaniel (D-III - MD):McDaniel College, located in Westminster, MD is looking for a Graduate Assistant Coach to work with the Defensive 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, housing, and a meal plan. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until filled. Please email resume and references to Head Football Coach Demarcus White at No phone calls please. Also, please apply via this link.

The Apprentice School (D-III - VA):The Apprentice School in Newport News, VA is looking for 2 more games for the 2020 season. Available weeks are Aug 29th, Sept. 26th, Oct. 24th, and Nov. 14th. Looking for D2/D3/NAIA or an FCS guarantee game. The Apprentice School is a Division 2 counter towards playoff eligibility. Also have plenty of weeks available in 2021 and would be open to home & home situations, with preference to host in 2020. If interested, please contact OC / DFO Charlie Skalaski at

Temple: Temple is no longer taking any more applicants for the Recruiting & Video scouting Graduate assistant. Thanks for all of the interest.

Rhode Island (FCS - RI): The University of Rhode Island is seeking applicants for a Volunteer Quality Control position working with the offense. The position is unpaid, no stipend, benefits or housing. The position will begin August 1. Previous playing or coaching experience is preferred. Experience with DVS sports, arms software is preferred. Please email all resumes to Director of Football Alex Folken at

West Georgia (D-II): Per source, Rhodes (D-III - TN) defensive line coach Henry Weinreich has left for a position on the West Georgia staff working with the defensive line.

Personnel Symposium: Our friends at Front Rush have graciously decided to cover hotel and registration expenses for two lucky personnel staffers to attend the Personnel Symposium. Front Rush is a proud sponsor of the event, because they are a big believers in the people within football staffs who handle the personnel side of things. This is a great opportunity for career growth and professional development. Two individuals will be picked and have their registration paid and Front Rush will also book each person a hotel room for the conference as well. To apply send an email to with your contact information (email and cell phone number), school you’re with, and why you need financial assistance to attend. Deadline to enter is Friday, and winners will be announced one week from today. Follow Front Rush @FrontRush.

Independence CC (JC - KS): Independence Community College located in Independence, Kansas is seeking applications for 2 UNPAID/INTERN coaching positions. These are entry level positions but HOUSING and MEALS will be provided. One on Offense and one on Defense. Coaches will be responsible for coaching a position, recruiting, administration support, film breakdown and supervision of dorms. Interested applicants please email your resume and references to HFC Kiyoshi Harris at No phone calls please.

Florida: Dan Mullen is bringing a former Florida State assistant to his Gators staff, per reports.

Black Hills State (D-II - SD): Black Hills State has a graduate assistant coaching position beginning immediately. The position includes an $8000 stipend, camp bonus, reduced tuition and meal stipend. Responsibilities include coaching defensive backs, running positional meetings, assisting with special teams, helping with weekly game plan, film breakdown and data entry (HUDL), recruiting, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach and Athletic Director. The ideal candidate would have a minimum 1 year DB coaching experience or collegiate DB playing experience. Candidates must be able to gain acceptance to graduate school. Review of candidates will begin immediately. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to No phone calls.

Alabama: Nick Saban shares that distracted coaches were partly to blame for the Tide's stumble late in the season.

American International Academy (Postgrad - RI): AIA is looking for "two" volunteer assistant coaches working with the O & D. We are a one-semester GAP/JUCO football program located in Rhode Island. Our roster consists of American and European athletes who want to be recruited and earn college scholarships. We play a very competitive schedule against some of the top NCAA JV programs in the Northeast. These positions are unpaid, no housing, no stipend, no benefits. The position will begin immediately. Previous playing or coaching experience is preferred. Preference will be given to candidates living in the RI/MA area who are looking to break into coaching college level football. The primary responsibility will be to assist the Head Coach and the Offensive & Defensive Staff. The position is suitable for: (1) someone who is looking to begin a career in coaching; or(2) an experienced local HS coach who is interested in college football competiton. Candidate should also be interested intraveling to Europe for our camps, clinics and combines (stipend will be given). Interested coaches can email their resumes, references, and cover letter to Mark Grocholski at

Head coaching changes: See all of the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here