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The Scoop - Wednesday June 28, 2017

Wednesday June 28, 2017


Pitt: Linebackers coach Rob Harley has added the recruiting coordinator title.

NCAA considering tinkering with transfer rules...

Eastern Michigan: Head coach Chris Creighton has signed a 4-year extension that will up his base salary to $425,000.

Independence CC (KS): Independence CC has announced a number of hires -- former Louisiana Tech wide receivers coach Lawann Latson as wide receivers coach, former West LA College offensive coordinator Frank Diaz as quarterbacks coach, Jordan Remsza as assistant linebackers, and Jordan Parsons as DFO.


Lafayette (FCS - PA): VMI safeties coach Josh Zidenberg is expected to join the Lafayette staff sources tell FootballScoop.

Duke: Duke has added graduate assistant Cory Beck, as well as Justin Manning and former Purdue interim head coach Gerard Parker as football operations assistants.

Waldorf (NAIA - IA): Waldorf University seeks applicants for a full-time assistant football coachwithlinebacker expertise. This is a full-time, benefit eligible,10 month position. Duties would begin July 13, 2017. Candidates must have bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. Must have prior collegiate football experience, a dedication to students, and an interest in pursuing a career in coaching. Must possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record. All applicants must submit materials through website for consideration.Due to limited staff availability, no phone calls please.

Mount St. Joseph (D-III - OH): Mount St. Joseph University is accepting applications from highly motivated coaches for an open assistant coaching position (working with the defensive secondary). Responsibilities include but are not limited to coaching in the defensive secondary, special teams, maintaining a large recruiting territory, film breakdown using HUDL, coaching with JV program, and other duties as assigned by Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator. Preference given to applicants with college coaching and playing experience. Recruiting Coordinator title possible for qualified candidates. Compensation includes $14,000 salary, NO MEALS, NO HOUSING. Email cover letter, resume and references to Head Coach Tyler Hopperton at No phone calls please.

North Park University (D-III - Chicago, IL): North Park University, located on the Northside of Chicago is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant coach. Must have collegiate playing or coaching experience. Experience coaching or playing in the defensive front 7 is preferred. Enthusiasm for coaching at the college level, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail are imperative. The position includes a $6,000 stipend, some meals, and free graduate school. Start date is ASAP. Please email resume and references to Offensive Coordinator, Ryan Gehlert at No phone calls please.

New Mexico: Texas State outside linebackers coach Jordan Peterson is joining the staff coaching the safeties source tells FootballScoop.

Texas State: With Jordan Peterson off to New Mexico, sources tell FootballScoop defensive grad assistant Preston Mason is being promoted to full-time, coaching the safeties. Defensive coordinator Randall McCray will now coach the all of the linebackers.

Western Carolina (FCS): Western Carolina has posted for a full-time director of scouting. Feedback we have received is this is truly a social media / video services position. No coaching related responsibilities. Full details available here.

Joe Maddon explains the 3 goals he set for building trust amongst his staff

UW-Oshkosh (D-III):The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh is looking for two games for the 2017 season. We are open (week 2) Sept. 9th, (week 3) Sept. 16th and (week 4) Sept. 23rd. Please contact Athletic Director Darryl Sims or call 920-216-8680

Mary Hardin-Baylor (D-III - TX): The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor program is looking to immediately hire a full-time wide receivers coach. Applicants must have applicable coaching experience. Applicants should email their cover letter, resume, & letter of references to

North Carolina Wesleyan (D-III - NC): NC Wesleyan College is accepting applications for Tight Ends Coach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to coaching a position, maintaining a recruiting territory, film breakdown (HUDL), and working for campus life. Compensation includes $15,000 salary, benefits, room, and board for 10 months beginning in August. Email cover letter, resume and references to Offensive Coordinator Mark Jochum at No phone calls please.

US Merchant Marine (D-III - NY): The United States Merchant Marine Academy has a part-time position available, working with Running backs. The position pays approximately $10,000 for the season. Due to cost of living, local candidates are preferred. Applicants must submit all parts of application and clear a federal government background check, no phone calls or emails. Please see official job posting via this link.

Davidson (FCS - NC): Sources tell FootballScoop, Davidson head strength coach Greg Honeychuck has accepted the head strength coach position at Stewart Haas racing.

McDaniel (D-III - MD): McDaniel College, located in Westminster, MD, is looking for a Graduate Assistant. Defensive line experience is preferred but all applicants will be considered . 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 No phone calls please. For full job description and to apply visit this link.

Carthage (D-III - WI): Carthage College is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant coach. Position will be on the defensive side of the ball. Must have collegiate playing or coaching experience. Enthusiasm for coaching, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail are imperative. The position includes a $7,000 stipend, most meals, and free graduate school. Housing is not included. The successful candidate will have his own recruiting area. Start date is ASAP. Please email resume and references to Head Coach, Mike Yeager at No phone calls please.

Tabor College (NAIA - KS): Tabor College is seeking applications for a Defensive Graduate Assistant Football Coach. Candidates will be responsible for working with the head coach in all aspects of developing a competitive NAIA program (you will have your own position group), with some assignments for athletic administration. Individuals must affirm Tabor distinctives as a decidedly Christian college and articulate a personal relationship with Christ. Compensation includes free tuition for a Masters of Business Administration, some meals, and a $2,000 per year stipend (no housing). Bachelor’s degree required. Review of applications begins immediately and start date is approximately August 1. Apply electronically with letter of interest, resume, and names of three professional references to Ruth Funk, HR Coordinator, at

Concordia College-Moorhead (D-III - MN): Concordia College–Moorhead is accepting applications for a part-time strength and conditioning coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 5-6 assigned teams; assisting with football; assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of facility. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and CSCS, SCCC, or USAW required. Previous experience in intercollegiate athletics preferred. Compensation: $5,000 stipend for academic year (September 1 – April 30). Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Brandon Toothaker at

Temple is planning a unique Rocky themed workout for players and fans

"Is there another positive way that our institution can get that sort of attention?"

Arizona will have a new look this fall