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The Scoop - Thursday June 30, 2022

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Sideline Power January

Bob O'Mera, a former coach at Western New Mexico, Occidental, Independence Community College, Arizona Western College and Eastern Arizona College, has died. Bob is the father of current Cisco Junior College head coach John O'Mera. Please keep his friends and family in your thoughts and prayers. 

Pac-12: The Pac-12 expressed surprise and disappointment at UCLA and USC's departure. What's next for the Conference of Champions?

East Central Community College (MS): The defensive line job has been filled. Thank you for the interest. 

Big Ten: USC and UCLA have joined Big Ten. This is not a drill. Here are 23 thoughts on what this means for the Big Ten, the Pac-12, and everyone else in college sports.

Charleston Southern (FCS): Graduate assistant Gabriel Torres bas been promoted to a full-time position working with the defensive backs. 

Alabama: Nick Saban has developed a system that is second to none at Alabama, and now we've got an idea of how he breaks down film responsibilities on his staff.

La Verne (D-III - CA): University of La Verne has an opening for a part-time assistant football coach. Position could work with offense or defense as we are looking for the best candidate. This is an hourly position that does not include benefits. Hourly rate is determined by collegiate coaching experience and has a range of $15/hr-$22/hr with a possible work load of 650 total hours for the year. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: coaching their own position, assigned their own recruiting area and other duties assigned by the head coach. If interested, please send resume and references to Head Coach Chris Krich at

Fordham (FCS - NY): Former SUNY Maritime (D-III - NY) graduate assistant Tommy Wright has left to join Fordham University as a Quality Control role working with quarterbacks. Wright was a three-year starter at SUNY Maritime prior to starting his coaching career.

Army Prep: MJ Garrity has left SUNY Maritime (D-III - NY) after a season to join the staff of Army Prep. Prior to SUNY Maritime MJ Garrity was a coach at Kennedy Catholic (PA).

SUNY Maritime (D-III - NY): Andrew Lalama has been retained and will reassume the role of special teams coordinator and he will also coach the team’s wide receivers and tight ends. Also, defensive coordinator Thomas Lindley will now work with the team's linebackers and defensive line.

Northwestern Oklahoma State (D-II - OK): NWOSU is looking for a Defensive Backs Graduate Assistant. The position will include a monthly stipend, Housing & Meals, and full tuition coverage at a 10-month contract. Qualifications: Photoshop, Hudl & A Bachelor’s degree with successful completion of a background check is required. Review of applicant materials will begin immediately. Interested applicants should send a resume and references to

Fairmont State (D-II - WV): Fairmont State University has an immediate opening for an offensive restricted earnings coach. This position will have its own recruiting area. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to film breakdown and data entry, assisting with special teams, recruiting, running positional meetings, assisting with game preparation, and other duties assigned by the head coach and coordinator. Send a cover letter, resume, and reference to with subject line Offensive Restricted Earnings. Review of applicants will begin immediately.

Mayville State (NAIA - ND): Mayville State has an opening for an assistant coach. We are looking for the best candidate regardless of position. This is a restricted earnings position that does not include benefits. This position pay range is 20,000-25,000 based on experience. This coach will have their own recruiting area and will have the opportunity to run their own position meetings. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. If interested, please send resume and references to Head Coach Rocky Larson at

Indiana State (FCS): We are looking for an Defensive GA here at Indiana State primarily to work with DBs. $7000 yearly stipend but not tuition or room and board. Some responsibilities include film breakdown, data entry, helping with recruiting and operations, assisting with game preparation and scouting reports, and any other duties assigned by the staff. Prefer applicants to have experience with DVSport, Visio, and Excel. We currently have 3 of our former GAs at on our full-time coaching staff here at ISU that have been promoted. Please email résumés and cover letters to Director of Operations, Adam Dennison at

Temple: Temple has an open defensive line GA position. All resumes can be emailed to Antoine Smith at

SUNY Maritime (D-III): Thomas Lindley has been promoted to defensive coordinator. He will work with the linebackers and defensive line. Wide receivers/tight ends coach Andrew Lalama has added special teams coordinator duties. 

Fordham (FCS - NY): Tommy Wright has joined the staff as a quality control coach working with quarterbacks. He arrives from SUNY Maritime, where he was a GA at his alma mater. 

Kenyon (D-III - OH): Kenyon College is looking to hire an offensive intern with experience coaching a skill position. This position will pay 10K over 10 months (housing and meals not included). Duties will include coaching your own position, recruiting your own territory, possible video and social media coordinator duties and all other duties assigned by the head coach. Expected start date is August 1. Interested candidates please apply online via this link.

Anderson (D-III - IN): Anderson University is looking to fill offensive skill and defensive assistant coaching positions. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the head coach in recruiting, coaching an assigned position group. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree (required). Must meet university lifestyle expectations. Benefits: A stipend of $10k over 10 months, August 1 - May 31. Along with an on campus apartment. Not eligible for benefits. Position Available: Immediately. Please submit resume and cover letter to No phone calls please.

Army Prep (NY): MJ Garrity has joined the staff. He arrives from SUNY Maritime (D-III).

Mike Gundy: College football is going to look completely different in two years, and maybe even sooner than that, Mike Gundy believes.

St. Andrews (NAIA - NC): St. Andrews is looking for a DL or DB coach with responsibilities as an Activity Director. Pay is $25,000 with meal plan and housing. Please email head coach Bob Curtin at

East Central CC (JC - MS): East Central Community College in Decatur, Mississippi has a Defensive Line job opening. This is a restricted earnings 10 month position; compensation includes $1,200 per month, room, board, and benefits, as well as a start in the Mississippi State Retirement Plan (PERS). All applications should be sent to defense coordinator Mickey Mays at

Sam Houston (FCS - TX): Sam Houston Football is seeking candidates for a full-time Head Football Equipment Manager. Responsibilities include managing the day-to-day operations of the football equipment room, overseeing student manager staff, placing equipment orders, running laundry, fitting helmets and shoulder pads, field set up, equipment travel oversight, and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Interested candidates please email resume and references to No phone calls please.

Jim Harbaugh: Thanks to the heroic journalism of his daughter Grace, we have the opportunity to experience what it's like to vacation with Jim Harbaugh.

Big 12: Yesterday, the league officially announced Brett Yormark as its fifth commissioner. He signed a 5-year contract that begins Aug. 1. More on college football's newest power broker, who comes from Jay-Z's Roc Nation.



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