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The Scoop - Thursday July 6, 2017

Thursday July 6, 2017


Monterey Peninsula (JC - CA): Monterey Peninsula College has a coaching position open on offense and defense. Position area is flexible. Stipend for the season is $2800. Contact Head Coach Mike Rasmussen at

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Northwestern Oklahoma State (D-II): Northwestern Oklahoma State has hired Keith Barefield Jr. as passing game coordinator and wide receivers coach. Coach Barefield was recently the offensive coordinator at Southeastern Florida (NAIA).

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Anna Maria (D-III - MA): Anna Maria College, located in Paxton, MA is accepting applications for (2) positions. The two positions are offensive line coach and defensive line coach. The positions come with a stipend (depending on experience), free on-campus housing and a meal plan. The positions report to the Head Football Coach and are responsible for assisting the entire operation of the program including (but not limited to) the recruitment of student-athletes, film breakdown and evaluation, practice planning, participate in player skill development, meetings with players and staff and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Candidates should have success coaching or playing football, 1 year(s) at the collegiate level, the ability to recruit and motivate student-athletes, a strong commitment to academic success as well as compliance with the NCAA and institutional policies and procedures. Bachelor’s Degree required. LOCAL CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the positions is filled. Submit cover letter, resume, and three references to HC Dan Mulrooney at Email only please.

Colby College (D-III - ME): Marshall recruiting coordinator Dave Dunn has accepted the offensive coordinator job at Colby College. Dunn joined the staff as tight ends coach in June of 2016 as tight ends coach, and was moved to defensive analyst and recruiting coordinator following a staff shake up about four months ago.

New Research: Defending C/D Gap Runs with the Bear Front – A clear weakness of the Bear Front is the off-tackle gap and zone schemes created by two-back offenses. Whether it’s speed option or pure ole power, an offense could have angles on the front five, thus separating the defense. In this exclusive clinic report with X&O Labs, Snohomish High School (WA) head coach Kai Smalley details what he does with outside linebackers and rush ends from his 3-3 base to defend option, 20/11 personnel gap schemes and Wing T runs including how he adjusts to the motion packages created by one-back off-line tight ends. Click here to read the report.

Northwest Oklahoma State (D-II): Thank you to all who have turned in resumes for our open wide receivers position. The amount of applicants received were appreciated. We are no longer accepting applications. Thank you to all of you who showed interest.

Glenville State (D-II - WV): Per source, former NFL defensive back Roosevelt Williams, who played with the Bears, Browns, and Jets, will coach the team's defensive backs, and former Marshall player Mike Selby will coach the tight ends.

Rose-Hulman (D-III - IN): Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has a defensive assistant position available (could be any position, looking for best fit). The position pays $22,000 a year with no additional benefits, and includes additional departmental responsibilities. Applicants should email a Cover Letter, Resume and References to Defensive Coordinator, Nick Davis at

Wisconsin: Receivers coach Ted Gilmore has added the offensive pass game coordinator title, and outside linebackers coach Tim Tibesar has been promoted to to defensive run game coordinator.

Hope (D-III - MI): Former Michigan State fullback Andrew Hawken, who spent the past two seasons as a graduate assistant at Michigan State, has joined the staff as offensive coordinator. Hawken previously coached the linebackers at Wartburg (D-III - IA), and Augustana (D-III - IL).

ASA-New York (JC - NY): ASA is looking to add Multiple games to its JV schedule. If interested please email Head Coach Joe Osovet at

Rocky Mountain College (NAIA - MT): Rocky Mountain College has an immediate opening for a Defensive Intern Position. Compensation will include a monthly stipend from August-December with a possibility to extend. First preference will be to those with coaching / playing experience in the secondary. Hudl experience is preferred. Looking for someone who can start immediately. Please email resume to Co-Defensive Coordinator Jared Petrino at


Central Arkansas (FCS): Central Arkansas has a full time head equipment manager position open. Please send resumes to

LA Pierce (JC - CA): LA Pierce college, a California Junior college, is accepting applications for 2 volunteer assistant coaches helping with the Offensive Line and Quarterbacks. There could be a possibility of stipend with this position. Responsibilities include practice/game preparation, recruiting, equipment, video and other duties assigned by the head coach or offensive coordinator. Experience playing and/or coaching is preferred. These are great positions for young, hungry coaches looking to jump into the college game, coaches in similar positions have moved onto Portland State, Kansas, Northern Arizona etc. Position starts as soon as possible. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, and references to assistant Head coach Torrey Hughes, at

Princeton (FCS): Defensive coordinatorSteve Verbit, who has over three decades on staff, has been promoted to senior associate head coach. In addition, offensive line coach Andrew Aurich now holds the title of associate head coach, and tight ends coach Mike Willis is now the assistant head coach.

St. Andrews (NAIA - NC): St. Andrews University in Laurinburg, NC is seeking a candidate for a full time defensive back coach. Strong consideration will go to candidates with a strength and conditioning background. Please send resume, references and a teaching outline. To David Harper at

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Wilkes (D-III - PA): Wilkes University is seeking motivated applicants for a 9-month defensive coaching internship (hiring immediately). The position will be responsible for: film breakdown and exchange, coaching a position, running meetings, and recruiting a geographical area. Compensation includes housing, some meals, and a stipend. Candidates are required to have a bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license and preferred to have experience with HUDL and Microsoft Office. Interested applicants please send your resume and references to

Western New Mexico (D-II): Western New Mexico University is hiring a graduate assistant / restricted earnings position coaching linebackers. The position will pay a 10-month contract for $5000 ($500 per month) and will include a dorm room. After 1 semester some graduate courses can be covered. No meals are provided. Candidates with coaching experience are preferred, if you do not have coaching experience then we prefer experience playing linebacker in college. Other duties will be assigned by the head coach. Interested candidates please send your resume to head coach Adam Clark at

Warner (NAIA - FL): Warner University has an immediate opening for an assistant football coach working with the defensive line. Applicants must be willing to share their strong Christian faith and work within Warner University’s Christian mission. Job duties include coaching your own position, running your own meetings, practice planning, scouting, video breakdown, managing your own recruiting area, and all other responsibilities assigned by the head coach. Previous collegiate coaching/playing experience required. Position is full time and includes benefits. Please send a cover letter, resume, christian faith statement, and references to head coach Rod Shafer, Candidates MUSTinclude their Christian faith statement to be considered. Review of applicants will begin immediately up to July 14th, 2017. No phone calls please.

Fort Lewis (D-II - CO): With head coach Ed Rifilato stepping down from the head coaching job, and transitioning to an assistant role with the linebackers, defensive coordinator Joe Morris will serve as head coach for the 2017 season.

Penn State: According to PennLivePenn State is suing former defensive coordinator Bob Shoop, claiming that he owes $891,856 for leaving for same job at Tennessee back in in January of 2016. Stoops' contract stated that if he resigned before February 15, 2018 that he had to pay PSU liquidated damages amounting to 50% of his base pay for the remainder of his deal unless he became a head coach at another school within one year of his resignation.

Wilkes University (D-III - PA): Wilkes University Football has an opening for a part-time assistant coach (hiring immediately). Responsibilities will include: coaching a position, planning practice periods, and assisting with weekly scouting, game planning, and on-campus recruiting. Local candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Please send your resume and references to

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