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The Scoop - Monday April 19, 2021

Monday April 19, 2021


FBS Staff Tracker: The 2020-21 FBS Staff Tracker page, where you can see how each new head coach is filling their staff, is up and running.

NC State: The Pack have announced the additions of the following guys to the recruiting staff; Merci Falaise (director of player personnel), Quint Cottingham (assistant director of player personnel - offense), Corey Phillips (director of scouting), Mike Jones (director of creative media), and Maurice Moses (assistant director of creative media). More on the hires here.

Heidelberg (D-III - OH): Heidelberg has two graduate assistant spots open with an August 1, 2021 start date. Must be accepted into the MBA program at Heidelberg (Business majors/minors encouraged to apply). Looking for Offensive Skill and Defensive Front 7 backgrounds. Email resume to

Wofford (FCS - SC): Wofford is looking to hire a paid video intern. This is a creative position rather than a coaching position. Interested coaches can send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Addison Harvey, Director of Video Services, at

Mount St. Jospeh (D-III - OH): Mount St. Joseph University currently has 2 open Coaching positions: First opening is a Restricted Earnings position making $16,000 with no housing or benefits. This coach will be responsible for coaching their own position group, recruiting their own territory, and will help oversee daily football operations including HUDL and student workers. Second opening is for a Graduate Assistant Football Coach. GA yearly stipend will pay about $8,000, 6 graduate credits per semester, and doesn’t include benefits. Graduate Assistant Candidates must be able to gain admissions into MSJ Graduate Program. GA will be responsible for coaching their own position group, recruit their own territory, and will help in daily football operations and study tables. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. If interested, please email Head Coach Tyler Hopperton at with which position you’re interested in, a resume, and a cover letter.

Kingsbury vs. McVay: This year's NFL Draft is shaping up to have a fun potential Kingsbury vs. McVay draft day setup rivalry.

Upper Iowa (D-II): Upper Iowa University has two Graduate Assistant openings on the Fayette, IA campus for the Fall of 2021. A position is open on each side of the ball. The Football Graduate Assistant reports directly to the Head Football Coach and is responsible for assisting the football coaching staff in the planning and execution of all aspects and facets of the Upper Iowa football program. This is a 10-month position with the opportunity to renew for a second year, which is subject to the individual maintaining a 3.0 GPA and meeting University expectations. Compensation includes a $1000 monthly stipend and tuition assistance. Apply to these positions using the links; offensive position, and defensive position.

The Spring League: In addition to Hal Mumme coming in to coach one team (as we announced last night), The Spring League has also announced that Jerry Glanville will coach the Conquerors for another season and sources tell FootballScoop that AJ Smith will bring the Run and Shoot to the league and serve as Glanville's offensive coordinator, while NFL coaching veteran Ted Cottrell will lead the Blues.

Anna Maria (D-III - MA): Anna Maria College is looking to fill one non-conference away game for Week 1 (9/4) of the 2021 season, and a non-conference home game for Week 1 of 2022. Home and Home with a Northeast Region opponent preferred. Please contact Nick Thayer at if interested.

Northwestern: Adam Rittenberg tweets that external candidates that have interviewed for the Northwestern athletic director vacancy include Washington State AD Pat Chun, Cal AD Jim Knowlton, UNLV AD Desiree Reed-Francois, SMU AD Rick Hart and Rice AD Joe Karlgaard as well as internal candidates in deputy athletic director Mike Polisky and interim AD Janna Blais.

TCU: Bam Harrison, an assistant coach at Red Oak HS (TX), has joined the program as a recruiting analyst.

Louisiana Tech: Louisiana Tech football is seeking a highly motivated individual with graphic design experience for their open assistant director of recruiting position. Please send resumes and samples of your work to:

Hartwick (D-III - NY): Hartwick College is looking for an offensive coordinator. Will be responsible for coordinating the offense, coaching a position, recruiting Western New York, as well as assisting the Head Football Coach with all aspects of the daily operation. To apply for the position, please visit this link. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. No phone calls please.

Hal Mumme: The Godfather of the Air Raid is back with a new head coaching job in The Spring League.

Robert Morris (FCS – PA): Robert Morris University Football is looking to fill one position on the defensive side of the ball as assistant defensive backs coach. This position will be a volunteer position on the staff. This position will work directly with the defensive staff and head coach. Coaches will be responsible for assisting a position group, film breakdown, data entry and all other duties assigned by the defensive staff. All interested applicants must send a cover letter, resume, and references to Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers Coach, Dave Plungas at

FCS Playoff: The FCS Spring Playoff Bracket is set, and there are some newcomers as the top seeds.

Thaddeus Stevens (JC - PA): Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is currently seeking an assistant football coach. The position includes a stipend, for interested candidates who are in a commuting distance from the school (Lancaster, Pa.). Coaching responsibilities to include but not limited to Linebackers. Experience playing and coaching Linebackers is preferred. Responsibilities include all aspects of the football program, including practice organization, academic support and recruiting. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to: Dennis Iezzi, Head Football Coach

NAIA: A state mask mandate is forcing one top NAIA program who had earned home field advantage to hit the road.

Hartwick (D-III - NY): Hartwick College is looking for a Special Teams Coordinator. Will be responsible for coordinating the special teams, coaching a position (preferably defense), recruiting, as well as assisting the Head Football Coach with all aspects of the daily operation. To apply for the position, please visit this link. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. No phone calls please.

Tennessee State: Sources tell FootballScoop Eddie George and Hue Jackson plan to hire another former Ohio State running back. More on the hire here.

UNC Greensboro (Club):UNCG Club football team has 2 open dates. 9/11 and 10/16 and is looking for games.We are looking to fill them with D2, D3 or NAIA programs. We are willing to travel with a guarantee or if travel is provided. If you are interested please reach out to

New Coaching Changes Page: Keep track of all the 2020-21 NFL and College head coaching movement here.