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The Scoop - Saturday February 15, 2020

Saturday February 15, 2020


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Michigan State: Defensive staff members Mike Tressel and Ron Burton are being retained. Tressel served as defensive coordinator and linebackers coach last season while Burton worked with the defensive tackles. Their specific roles have not been announced.

Charlie Strong: Source tells FootballScoop after fielding a number of offers from various SEC programs, Charlie Strong appears to have selected Alabama as his next stop. We hear an agreement could be in place soon. Stay tuned...

Oregon: Source tells FootballScoop Minnesota corners coach Rod Chance is a strong candidate to return to the Ducks' staff. Chance served as a defensive analyst at Oregon prior to joining PJ Fleck's staff for this past season. Update> Multiple reporters are now confirming this is coming together.

Michigan State: According to multiple reports, defensive tackles coach Ron Burton has decided not to leave for Indiana and it appears that he will remain in East Lansing. Zach Osterman and Matt Charbonuea were among the first to share the news.

Kentucky: Vince Marrow cleaned up.

Oberlin (D-III - OH): Baldwin Wallace (D-III - OH) associate head coach / offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Steve Opgenorth has been named head coach. Opgenorth spent the past five seasons with the Baldwin Wallace program.

SUNY-Cortland (D-III - NY): Curt Fitzpatrick, who served as head football coach at Morrisville State (D-III - NY) for seven seasons from 2013-19, has been named head coach.

Tiffin (D-II – OH): Tiffin University is seeking an assistant offensive or defensive line coach that will also serve as a strength & conditioning graduate assistant. Candidates must possess collegiate playing and/or coaching experience, be passionate about pursuing a career in strength and conditioning at the collegiate or professional level and meet the admissions standards of your desired graduate program. This position includes being an integral part of our lifting program, developing an off-season running & conditioning program and assisting with coaching a position. The position includes a full graduate school stipend with NO housing or benefits. If interested, e-mail Bert Bathiany at with resume, cover letter and references. Please no phone calls.

Kansas: As we originally reported yesterday, Kansas has announced the addition of Marian (NAIA - IN) defensive coordinator Brock Caraboa as a senior defensive analyst. The Jayhawks also announced Charles Moore as a senior special teams analyst.

Redlands (D-III - CA): Mike Stauffer, an assistant coach at Riverside Poly HS (CA) has joined the staff as tight ends and H-Backs coach.

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