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The Scoop - Thursday May 31, 2018

Thursday May 31, 2018


Loyola Marymount: Oregon senior associate AD for business strategies Craig Pintens has been announced as Loyola Marymount's AD.

Stephen F. Austin (FCS - TX): Austin Peay AD Ryan Ivey has accepted the same post at SFA, according to the SFA Sawmill.

St. Francis (NAIA - IL): The University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL, is seeking a restricted earnings defensive backs coach. We are looking for candidates who have played or coached DB, with preference given to candidates with experience coaching at the collegiate level. Duties will include coaching, game planning, recruiting, and additional duties as assigned by the head coach. Compensation is $8,000-$10,000, with no meals or housing available, so local candidates are encouraged to apply. Please send resume, cover letter, and references to Will Cinelli at with the subject line; "DB Coaching Position". Review of applications will begin immediately. No phone calls, please.

College coaches may soon be forced to share injury information on players

Idaho: Idaho has decided to extend the administrative leave of athletic director Rob Speer while the school continues to investigate the athletic department's handling of sexual assault and harassment allegations on campus.

Norwich (D-III - VT): Norwich University is seeking a qualified Offensive Coordinator. This is a full-time position, responsible for the implementation and operation of the offense. Additional responsibilities include practice planning, recruiting an area, and any duties assigned by the head coach and/or Athletic Director. Apply, and submit materials, via this link.

Southeast Missouri State (FCS): Southeast Missouri State is looking for an Offensive Quality Control and Video Coordinator. Responsibilities include all aspects of film, assisting the offense with film breakdown and analysis, and assisting with a position, Offensive Line experience is preferred. Position pays $800 per month stipend. No benefits, room and board, or tuition. Looking for candidate to start immediately. Please send resume and references to No phone calls please.

Russell Athletic is on the way out, and Adidas is on the rise. Our annual survey of Who Wears What at the FBS level.

Bates (D-III - ME): Sources tell FootballScoop that Bucknell (FCS - PA) offensive coordinator Bobby Acosta and Harvard (FCS - MA) defensive line coach Michael Horan are among the contenders for the Bates head coaching job.

First-year head coach Mike Vrabel got pranked at Titans practice yesterday

New York Giants: Buffalo Bills BLESTO scout Marcus Cooper is taking a job with the Giants as an area scout, per Neil Stratton.

Norwich (D-III - VT): Norwich University has an opening for an assistant football coach, position to be determined. Seeking to hire the best fit. This is a full-time position responsible for coaching a position, recruiting an area, practice planning, video breakdown, and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Additional administrative duties as an event manager for on campus contests are required. Apply, and submit materials, via this link.

If you haven't said this stuff, your kids probably have: Stuff Coaches' Kids Say

Central Washington (D-II): Per source, special teams coordinator / defensive backs coach Benny Boyd has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Texans.

New York Jets:Neil Stratton tweets that Packers college scout Alonzo Dotson is headed to the Jets a West Coast scout. Dotson spent the past five seasons in Green Bay as an area scout.

Bates (D-III - ME): Mark Harriman, who has led the program since 1998, has officially stepped down. Harriman led the program to a 46-115 mark, including the last four Colby-Bates-Bowdoin series titles in a row.

Penn (FCS): The University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League school in Philadelphia, has a full-time opening for Director of Player Development. The Director of Player Development will coordinate the recruiting process under the direction of Head Coach and Recruiting Coordinator, will manage recruiting timeline, create content, and execute communication strategies related to the recruiting process. In addition, this role will serve as the primary contact for all student-athlete development initiatives, including: new student-athlete on-boarding and alumni outreach. Interested candidates must apply through this link. You can email Director of Football Operations, Jake Stern at if you have any questions. No phone calls please.

Nebraska: The Huskers have revealed details on Scott Frost's contract.

Bemidji State (D-II - MN): Run game coordinator / offensive line coach Ryan Olson has been promoted to co-offensive coordinator.

The 2018 Football Trends Report:X&O Labs has teamed up again with Hudl to research 2018’s biggest trends in football. This ground-breaking study shows the game is changing—and at a faster rate than we’ve ever seen. We all know football is a cyclical game, offensive and defensive concepts get resurfaced periodically only to be tagged with a cute label to freshen them up. The brand-new 2018 Football Trends Report from X&O Labs and Hudl reveals the 5 biggest trends in the game—these are the trends you’ll see next fall. And because every offensive and defensive coach needs this information, X&O Labs and Hudl are making the 2018 Football Trends Report 100% FREE to the coaching industry. This report will be released on Thursday, June 7th. To receive this report FREE, click the link and register your email address. Get the 2018 Football Trends Report Here—FREE!

Central Arkanas (FCS): Former Northwestern Oklahoma State assistant Ashour Peera is now serving as the director of recruiting at UCA, per source.

St. Andrews University (NAIA - NC): St. Andrews University is currently accepting applications for an offensive graduate assistant working with the wide receivers. Prior coaching or playing experience is preferred. This position includes a stipend, housing, and a meal plan. If interested, candidates should send cover letter, resume, and references to Steven Harris Offensive Coordinator at

Will Muschamp: Recruiting in the SEC is unlike any other league in college football, and that's why coaches new to the SEC fail, Will Muschamp explains.

Cincinnati Christian (NAIA - OH): Cincinnati Christian University is seeking qualified candidates for a defensive backs coach. This is an entry-level position in which candidates will be expected to assist in recruiting, the breakdown of film, run position meetings, and other duties as assigned. Compensation includes a stipend of $5,000 with an additional $1,000 toward food, and the possibility of housing. Please email a cover letter and resume to

Eastern Illinois (FCS): Eastern Illinois University is seeking applicants for a Social Media / Operations Graduate Assistant position. Interested candidates should email their resume, references, and graphic design samples to Matt Wright at Successful candidates will need to gain acceptance into one of EIU’s graduate programs. Review of applicants will begin immediately.

Iowa Western (JC - IA): Iowa Western has an entry level coaching position available. Position will include a stipend of $7000 a year with on campus living, benefits and meals. Duties will include coaching a position group, film breakdown of opponents, recruiting assignment, weight room duties, along with other duties as assigned by the head coach. Prior playing/coaching experience is a major plus. Serious candidates should email resumes and contact information to Scott Strohmeier at No phone calls please.

Notre Dame College (D-II - OH): Notre Dame College is seeking applicants for a defensive restricted earnings position (LBs). We are looking for candidates who played LB or SAF in college, with preference given to candidates with experience coaching at the collegiate level. Compensation includes a stipend, housing, and a meal plan. Job duties include coaching your own position, practice planning, scouting, video breakdown, all phases of recruiting and all other responsibilities assigned by the head coach and/or defensive coordinator. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to head coach Mike Jacobs at Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until filled. No phone calls please!

#WarmUp: 8 types of players that are a danger to a team culture, Forrest Gump vs. Bobby Boucher, an interesting rookie duty, run through the tunnel with Michigan, Old (bad) takes exposed on LeBron James, a look at a player role sheet for your program. Thursday's One Minute Warm Up.

Southwestern College (NAIA - KS): Southwestern College is seeking a graduate assistant on the defensive side of the ball. Looking for best possible fit. Compensation will include housing, meals, tuition waiver and a monthly stipend. Applicants must be able to gain admission into the graduate program. If interested, email head coach Brad Griffin at

Montana Tech (NAIA - MT): Montana Tech has an intern coaching position (preferably defensive backs) that may open up soon. Primary responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all phases of the football program. Other responsibilities 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 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.

Alfred State (D-III - NY): Alfred State College is seeking applicants for an intern coaching position on defense. Preferred candidates will have prior experience playing, and/or coaching defensive line. Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position group, recruiting, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), as well as other duties assigned by the head football coach. A Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license is required. This position comes with a $5,000 stipend, and a tuition waiver for one graduate class per semester (including winter and summer terms), at any State University of New York institution (preferably online classes). No housing or meals plan are included. To apply, e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three references to head coach, Scott Linn, at No phone calls please.