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The Scoop - Wednesday March 13, 2019

Wednesday March 13, 2019


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

Ashland (D-II - OH): Ashland University is looking to hire 4 unpaid quality control coaches (2 offense / 2 defense). The successful candidates will assist in film breakdown, recruiting, data entry, assisting with game preparation and other duties assigned by the offensive and defensive coordinators. Candidates should have experience working with HUDL, Photoshop, Excel, and Power Point. This position will offer valuable experience for individuals looking to coach or work in intercollegiate athletics. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and References to No phone calls please.

Augustana (D-II - SD): Hawaii graduate assistant Mikahael Waters is now coaching the receivers at Augustana.

Hawaii: "Where young coaches come to get made."

Ohio Dominican (D-II): Mike Hartline and Austen Bujnoch have been added to the staff. Hartline, whose served in an offensive quality control role at Cincinnati last year while assisting with the quarterbacks, will serve a s the offensive coordinator. Bujnoch also worked in a quality control role at Cincinnati and will coach the ODU offensive line.

Nichols College (D-III - MA): Source tells FootballScoop Rob Orell has been promoted to offensive line coach.

Kansas: David Beaty is suing Kansas....and you're going to want to see this. Update> Kansas has issued an amended statement. They aren't happy.

Ohio State: Per source, Youngstown State (FCS - OH) offensive quality control coach Nick Sebastian is joining the Ohio State staff and will help with the defensive line.

Marian (NAIA - IN): Marian University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time assistant coaching position. The successful candidate will coach the Offensive Line. A minimum of three years experience coaching the Offensive Line is required. Responsibilities include coaching a position, managing a recruiting territory, and other duties assigned by the head coach. This is a full-time position, start date is immediate, and includes benefits. No phone calls, please. Send cover letter, resume, and three football references to

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Old Dominion: Old Dominion is immediately accepting applications for an UNPAID special teams quality control coach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to, film breakdown, recruiting, data entry, assisting with game preparation and other duties assigned by the head coach and special teams coordinator. Candidates should possess a working knowledge of, or be capable of learning the functions with XOs, Excel, Microsoft Visio, photoshop and Microsoft Power Point. Position will report to head football coach and special teams coordinator. This is an unpaid, FBS, entry-level position. Anticipated candidates are individuals who are trying to begin a career in the coaching profession. This position will provide valuable experience and references for future opportunities. All interested applicants can apply by emailing resume, cover letter, and references to: & No phone calls please.

Alderson Broaddus (D-II - WV):Alderson Broaddus has 9/19 (week 3) and 10/24 (week 8) open in 2020. If interested please contact Head Coach Sal Dewalt at Looking for Division II opponent or FCS guarantee.

Illinois Wesleyan (D-III): Illinois Wesleyan University is seeking an offensive graduate assistant to work with the wide receivers. Candidates must be interested in a degree in Kinesiology and Recreation and have a minimum 3.0 GPA as an undergrad. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Norm Eash with “WR GA Position” in the subject line at

Denison (D-III - OH): Per source, defensive backs coach Rory Mannering is being promoted to defensive coordinator.

Eastern Illinois (FCS): Head coach Adam Cushing has announced the additions of five quality control coaches in Shane Kelly (offense), Sergio Medina (offense), Zachary Ruot (defense), Jordan Sanders (recruiting) and Jesse Walton (defense). Kelly was the run game coordinator / offensive line coach at Ketttle Moraine HS (WI), Medina coached the quarterbacks and served as offensive coordinator at St. Thomas More (Champaign, IL) last season, Ruot was previously the defensive line coach at UW-Eau Claire (D-III), Sanders worked with the safeties at Dodge City CC (JC - KS), and Walton coached the linebackers at UW-Platteville (D-III) last year.

Gannon (D-II - PA): Gannon is looking to hire an offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach. Also serves as the coordinator for community service projects for the football program. A bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred); three years’ coaching experience at the collegiate level and/or professional competitive experience; working knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations. Candidates must demonstrate a history of successful recruiting to a highly selective institution; must have strong communication, leadership and organizational skills; and must have a valid driver’s license. Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites members of underrepresented groups to apply. Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, resume and the contact information for three professional references via this link. Review of applications will begin immediately and these positions will remain open until filled. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

South Dakota State University (FCS - SD): South Dakota State is looking to fill a Video Production Specialist Position. This is an entry level or above position. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree, prior experience creating video content, a creative passion, and an ability to work on their own. This position will also oversee student assistants in uploading film onto Hudl. Must have experience with Adobe Premiere. Adobe Photoshop, Graphics, and prior Hudl experience is a plus. Please send resume, cover letter, and references to Coach Jonathan Shaeffer at with "Video Production Specialist Inquiry" in the Subject Line.

Houston: Justin Johnson, who spent the past three seasons coaching the receivers at Kansas, has been hired to coach the running backs, and Mark Scott (special teams analyst) and Ryan Kahn (defensive recruiting coordinator) have also been announced. In addition, Joe Alcoser has taken on the role of director of football operations, Alex Brown will be the team's coordinator of recruiting, and Chris Scott has moved from defensive recruiting coordinator to offensive recruiting coordinator.

Western Carolina (FCS): Per source, Keith Henry has been hired to coach the Sam linebackers and nickel safeties and also will serve as special teams coordinator. Henry most recently coached the running backs at Charlotte and also spent over a decade at Wake Forest on the staff of Jim Grobe.

Marian (NAIA - IN): Marian University is no longer accepting candidates for the Offensive Graduate Assistant position. The position has been filled.

Head coaching changes: See all the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here – including a new interactive map.