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The Scoop - Thursday June 9, 2022

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Carnegie Mellon (D-III - PA): Paul Amakihe has joined the Tartans coaching staff as outside linebackers coach. Amakih served as the defensive run game coordinator and linebackers coach at Wilkes (D-III - PA) last season.

Fairmont State (D-II - WV): Fairmont State University seeks high-energy candidates to be Offense, Defense, and Special Teams, Analysts. These positions’ duties will include assisting on-field coaches, film breakdowns, practice planning, position meetings, game planning, academic monitoring, game day responsibilities, assisting in recruiting, on-campus recruiting, and duties assigned by your respective coordinator and Head Coach. These positions are UNPAID. This is an opportunity to break into college football and work with an excellent coaching staff with experience and connections from FBS to D-III. Ideal candidates are those who are hungry for an opportunity. Military veterans & recent college graduates are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates, please send a cover letter, resume, & reference list to Chief of Staff David Blake at

Wilkes (D-III - PA): Wilkes jas immediate full-time opening for a defensive position coach. Candidate is responsible to assist the head coach in all facets of the football program; exhibit the ability to utilize various technology; have active involvement in student-athlete recruitment; oversight of situational and contingency planning, implementation of the game plan in practice format utilizing scouting reports; video analysis, scripting and carding; fulfill administrative tasks as assigned and participate in team community service and fundraising events. Preference will be given to those with experience coaching LB’s or Safeties. This individual will have assigned position responsibilities, and is expected to exhibit the ability to teach technical skills and meet the needs of an assigned group of student athletes. A Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree preferred. The ideal candidate must have significant knowledge of and proven success in coaching football preferably at the collegiate level. Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA and conference rules is required. This is a full time benefited position with an annual salary of $37,000 to $41,000 depending on experience. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Defensive Coordinator Anthony Trotta at

Penn State: James Franklin knows about Ohio State's NIL payroll and he wants one of his own

Memphis: Memphis Football is currently seeking applicants for a Video Coordinator, to start as soon as possible. Extensive experience with XOS and coaches film is required. Interested individuals should apply directly on the University of Memphis website via this link.

XFL: The XFL announces their list of offensive and defensive coordinators featuring names like June Jones, Ron Zook, Gregg Williams and a few more you are bound to recognize.

USC: USC is set to lose a key off-field staffer to an NFL front office job.

Memphis: Memphis has hired Chase Gallagher as director of player personnel and Courtney Williams as assistant director of player personnel. 

Tennessee State (FCS): Tennessee State is looking to hire a Defensive Graduate Assistant and a Recruiting/Operations Graduate Assistant. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references by email to No phone calls please. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

San Jose State: Director of athletics Jeff Konya has signed an extension through 2027, the school has announced.

UW-Oshkosh (D-III): UW-Oshkosh is looking to hire multiple coaches on the defensive side of the ball. If interested, please contact head coach Peter Jennings at Use the subject line "Defensive Position Coach."

UVA-Wise (D-II): UVA Wise is accepting applications for an UNPAID defensive coaching position working with the corners. We are looking for the best available candidate with experience coaching in the secondary. This position includes housing and meals. This coach will be responsible for data entry, hudl breakdowns, scout teams, scout cards, as well as assisting with the coaching of the secondary as well as any other tasks assigned by the Head Coach and Coordinator. Again, this is a volunteer / unpaid position but this will be a great opportunity to get college coaching experience! Review of resumes will begin immediately. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of professional references to Defensive Coordinator Matthew White at No phone class please.

California University of Pennsylvania (D-II): Per source, St. Vincent College (D-III - PA) defensive coordinator Jacob Craig is leaving the staff to accept the defensive line job.

St. John Fisher (D-III): St. John Fisher College (D-3) located in beautiful Pittsford, NY, which is the home of the Buffalo Bills summer training camp is seeking two dynamic individuals that are committed to making a difference.The positions include a full-time quarterbacks and 2) an offensive intern (tight ends or running backs). Please email a resume and cover letter to Head Football Coach Paul Vosburgh at while also cc’ing Offensive Coordinator Ryan Heasley at

Mount St. Joseph (D-III - OH): Mount St. Joseph University, located in Cincinnati, OH, is actively seeking candidates for an Assistant Football Coaching position, coaching either Defensive Line or Defensive Backs. Position will pay $9,000 and includes housing in an on-campus apartment. This assistant coach will run their own position group, have their own recruiting territory, aid in game and practice planning, and will help with study tables. Candidates will possess coaching or playing experience at either DL or DB; experience with recruiting and editing photos a plus. Interested candidates can email their resume to Head Football Coach Tyler Hopperton at

Northwestern: Former Northwestern player Riley Lees has returned to the program as an offensive graduate assistant.

Angelo Football Clinic: Join us in person or online June 9th - 11th for the renowned Angelo Football Clinic. The 2022 schedule is loaded with great speakers and talks tailored to helping you become a better ball coach. 

Appalachian State: The program has announced the additions of Trey Kavanaugh (offensive quality control), Paul Padalino (defensive quality control), Dylan Dockery (offensive graduate assistant), and Jared Folks (defensive graduate assistant).

Michigan State: The Spartans are launching a revolutionary NIL program with direct-player access.

Mercyhurst (D-II - PA): Mercyhurst is looking to fill a Defensive Graduate Assistant Position working with the LBs or DBs. The successful candidate will coach their own position group, have a recruiting territory, and other task assigned by the head coach. The candidate must be hard working, passionate, extremely motivated and accepted into graduate school (3.0 minimum GPA). Compensation package includes Tuition, Room, and a Meal Plan. No stipend or benefits. Review of candidates will begin immediately. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and references to Head Coach Ryan Riemedio at

Newberry College (D-II - SC): Sean Lampkin, who most recently served as the wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinator at Albany State (D-II - GA), has accepted the tight ends job on the Newberry staff, per source.

Sean McVay: Fresh off their Super Bowl title, Sean McVay shares that the key to staying on top is being willing to evolve.

Notre Dame College (D-II - OH): Notre Dame College is seeking a restricted earnings assistant football coach working with the Tight Ends. This position will include a monthly stipend and potential housing. Duties include coaching their own position group, recruiting an assigned territory, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), and any other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references by email to No phone calls please. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Texas College (D-III): The Texas College program is looking to hire a defensive coordinator and an offensive line coach. Pay for both will all depend on where they fit in the University setting. Interested candidates can email

Lincoln Riley: The new USC coach took a veiled (or not so veiled?) shot at his former program's ability to build talent

Northeastern State (D-II - OK): Northeastern State University is accepting applications for their open Defensive Graduate Assistant position. We are looking to fill this position immediately. Preference will be given to candidates with a defensive line coaching/playing background; however, all candidates are encouraged to apply. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Film breakdown, practice organization, game day preparation, managing a recruiting area, student-athlete development, daily football operations; in addition to other responsibilities designated by the Head Football Coach and Defensive Coordinator. Candidates must meet Northeastern State's graduate school requirements. This position includes a stipend, housing/meals and paid graduate classes. All interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and three references to Defensive Coordinator Michael Conrad at No phone calls please.



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