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The Scoop - Wednesday March 6, 2019

Wednesday March 6, 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

Eastern Washington (FCS): Northern Iowa wide receivers coach Pat McCann will return to his native state as wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinator.

Iowa: Defensive line coach Reese Morgan has announced his retirement after 19 years with the program. Morgan was one of the highest-paid d-line coaches in college football.

Georgia Tech: Geoff Collins shares how he once signed an entire recruiting class by utilizing MySpace.

East Tennessee State (FCS): Bryan Stork, who previously served as a graduate assistant at Southern Miss, is joining the staff as tight ends coach, per source.

Ohio State: Ryan Day said Tuesday he plans to continue calling plays for the Buckeyes this fall.

Mike Leach shares his strategy for avoiding halftime interviews

Leadership: 6 tips for young coaches to become better leaders.

Ole Miss: North Texas co-defensive coordinator/linebackers coach Jeff Koonz is joining the Rebels' staff, FootballScoop can confirm. Details here.

Wayne State College (D-II - NE): Per source, South Dakota State (FCS) special teams quality control coach Austin Taylor has been hired to coach the tight ends at Wayne State College.

Cornell (FCS - NY): Per source, Sean Cascarano, a graduate assistant at Penn State, will be the new offensive line coach at Cornell. Cascarano previously coached the offensive line at Chowan (D-II - NE) before taking the job at Penn State.

Southern (FCS - LA): Dawson Odums has signed an extension to remain at Southern. Details (including salary & bonus info) here.

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Lyon (NAIA - AR): Lyon College located in Batesville, Arkansas is seeking applications for a restricted earnings Defensive coach. This position includes salary, benefits and meals. The successful candidate must have played or coached at the collegiate level. Start date is ASAP! If interested, please send resumes to No phone calls please.

Air Raid: Mike Leach explains why "if you can do it in high school, you can do it anywhere else."

Lindenwood-Belleville (NAIA - IL): Lindenwood-Belleville (NAIA- IL) is seeking undergraduate student coaches and video specialists. Student coaches will assist with practice preparation, laundry, drills and equipment, with other duties potentially assigned to support the program. Video team will be involved in shooting and uploading practice film to HUDL, as well as creating graphic design and special videos. These undergrad positions will be compensated through additional tuition assistance. First time freshmen as well as transfers will be considered. Please email Asst Head Coach Keith Albers with interest:

Baylor: Matt Rhule explains how interviewing for another job can make you better at your current one.

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