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The Scoop - Friday July 10, 2020

Friday July 10, 2020


Pac-12: Commissioner Larry Scott has tested positive for Covid. Please keep him in your prayers.

Pac-12: The Pac-12 has followed the Big Ten's lead by canceling all non-conference games.

Texas Wesleyan (NAIA): Texas Wesleyan University is accepting applications for the position of assistant football coach. This position is open to candidates with prior college coaching or playing experience at either Offensive Line or Quarterback. Compensation includes $19,000-$21,000 and benefits. This is a 12 month coaching opportunity. Housing/meals not included. Optional tuition waiver is offered for all employees of the University. Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree, strong communication skills, and a tireless work ethic. The chosen candidate will be in charge of their own recruiting area, position meeting room, and multiple off field duties. If interested, please email a letter of interest, resume, and references to offensive coordinator Kyle Cox at

Washington & Lee (D-III - VA): W&L has announced they will not have any Fall athletics.

ACC: The ACC announced today they will announce their Fall athletics' plan in late July. "The league membership and our medical advisory group will make every effort to be as prepared as possible during these unprecedented times, and we anticipate a decision by our Board of Directors in late July."

Lyon College (NAIA - AR):Lyon College is looking to fill multiple openings on their schedule: Sept 19, Oct 3 and Oct 17. Prefer home for at least one of the dates, but will consider all scenarios. Willing to consider NAIA, D3 and D2 teams. If interested, contact

Campbell (FCS - NC): Steven Williams, who is in his second year with the program after serving in defensive quality control role last year, has been promoted to special teams coordinator.

Middle Atlantic Conference (D-III): The Middle Atlantic announced Friday it will pursue a fall season with conference games only, beginning no sooner than Sept. 18.

NJCAA: The national JuCo association is close to moving the football season to the spring.

NESCAC (D-III): The New England Small College Athletic Conference announced Friday it has canceled all fall competition. Nothing was promised as far as a spring season, but the conference alluded to the possibility, saying, "Conference members will continue to work together to seek creative ways to provide meaningful athletic opportunities for our students during the upcoming academic year."

Carleton (D-III - MN): Carleton College will not be competing in games this fall. However, the program will still be hiring its open full-time coach / recruiting coordinator position. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should apply here:

Season is canceled, now what?: We spoke with a head coach who had his season canceled. Uncharted waters... 

North Park (D-III - IL): North Park University is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant Football Coach. This is an offensive position, likely coaching Tight Ends. Compensation includes $6,000, a master's degree, and a partial meal plan. Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree, gain acceptance into one of North Park's graduate programs, and have a personal commitment to North Park’s mission of Christian higher education. Strong interpersonal skills, a tireless work ethic, and a desire to learn are essential to the position. If interested, please email a letter of interest, resume, and references to Head Coach Kyle Rooker at

College Football Playoff: With conference-only schedules on the table, will the College Football Playoff remain unchanged?

Alderson Broaddus (Sprint - WV): Alderson Broaddus Sprint Football is seeking a defensive line coach coach. Position starts August 1st. Salary is $16k plus a meal plan. No housing included. Interested applicants please send cover letter resume and other materials to defensive coordinator Matt Perotti at

Oklahoma: OU has petitioned the NCAA for permission to move its Sept. 5 opener against Missouri State to Aug. 29, according to Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman. The move would give the Sooners off weeks following their first two games.

Eastern Michigan: Jeff Duvendeck, who previously served as the head coach at Lawrence Tech (NAIA - MI) and Culver Stockton (NAIA - MO), has accepted an offensive analyst position on Chris Creighton's staff.

Finlandia (D-III - MI): Finlandia University is looking to hire a Full-Time Defensive Backs coach with possibility of coordinator duties. Responsibilities will include practice organization, game plan preparation, scouting/ game breakdowns (Hudl), positional organization, academic accountability, recruiting, and all other duties assigned by the head football coach. Must be highly organized and show commitment to leadership and developing young men both on and off the field. If interested please email cover letter, resume and references to Head Coach Travis Wiltzius at . No phone calls please.

Big Ten: The Big Ten is has announced it will implement a conference-only season this fall. More here.

Middle Georgia State (NAIA): Middle Georgia State University is looking for a part time young energetic Offensive Line and Running Back coaches for the 2020 season. Must be energetic, knowledgeable, highly organized and show commitment to leadership and developing young men both on and off the field. Previous experience coaching is preferred, but not mandatory. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, assisting on special teams, running meetings, film breakdown/scouting reports, defensive & offensive scout team organization, assisting in various recruiting efforts, in addition to other responsibilities designated by the Offensive Coordinator and the Head Coach. Housing will be available, No Benefits, small Stipend. Available for practice morning and evening meetings is essential. Please email resume and cover letter to Head Coach Victor Hall at Review of candidates will begin immediately. No phone calls please.

College football coaching study: Join the more than 150 FBS, FCS and DII coaches and staff who have already participated in the first-of-its-kind study investigating how and why programs achieve consistent success.In return, you’ll get a cost-free, analytics-driven Results and Insights Report on July 27th.We’re also donating $5 to Feeding America for each completed study questionnaire.Participation takes just 2 minutes:

Washington: Chris Petersen has landed a new gig at Washington, and funny enough, it’s a role he described in pretty astonishing detail at the press conference back in December announcing a coaching change.

FootballScoop Online Clinic 2020: Catch all 100 videos from the FootballScoop Online Clinic here.

Urban Meyer: Urban says there’s “no chance” he’d support moving the season to the spring.

NFL and College Head Coaching Changes: Keep track of all the head coaching changes from NFL to FBS to NAIA via this page.