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The Scoop - Tuesday April 21, 2020

Tuesday April 21, 2020


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Sad news to pass on, yesterday morning we lost an amazing junior college coach Reuben Ale. Coach Ale coached and mentored so many great players who miss him already. During his career, coach Ale coached at a Compton JC, East LA, Harbor College, LA Southwest and West LA College. Please keep Coach, his family and friends in your prayers.

College Football Playoff: Don't count on an expanded Playoff to provide a quick fix to your school's budget issues.

Boise State: Bryan Harsin and staff will each be furloughed as part of a University wide attempt to recoup nearly $10 million in losses already accumulated due to Covid-19.

10-Minute Clinic:Northwestern State (FCS - LA) quarterbacks coach Anthony Scelfo takes us through their versatile intermediate "Spot" concept.

An FBS program has placed their entire coaching staff on furlough

NCAA: The NCAA on Tuesday made tweaks to targeting, replay and other protocols. Read 'em here.

XFL: Commissioner Oliver Luck has filed a wrongful termination against Vince McMahon. Details here.

Gannon (D-II - PA): Gannon University, located in Erie, Pennsylvania and a member of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference, has an assistant football linebackers/special teams coordinator coaching position. Preferred candidates will have 5 or more years of previous coaching experience. This position is full time, full benefits. Other duties will be assigned by the head football coach. Resumes and cover letters, with at least 3 references, will be reviewed immediately. Interested applicants should submit their materials to Adam Gonzaga at No phone calls please.

Urbana (D-II - OH): After a 7-4 season, Urbana University has announced that they will be closing their doors, meaning a staff of really good people and a roster of players are going to be affected.

Missouri Western: Charlie Rizzio has joined the staff as linebackers coach. Rizzio served in a quality control role at Nevada last season.

Baylor: We talked about finding strength in vulnerability and how the 2019 LSU offense changed everything about how he approached the game with new Bears head coach Dave Aranda.

Springfield (D-III - MA): Graduate assistant Mike Serricchio has left to become the head coach at Ledyard HS (CT), per source. Serricchio spent last season working with the wide receivers and will be the fifth head coach for the Ledyard HS program in the last seven years.

Hutchinson CC (JC - KS): Gary Salgado has taken the associate head coach and defensive line coach position, per source. He was previously the co-defensive coordinator and linebackers coach at Missouri Western State University (D-II).

Pac-12 & Apple: The Pac-12 is in talks with streaming services, primarily Apple, about cutting the cord on its TV inventory.

UT-Permian Basin (D-II – TX):UT Permian Basin is looking to fill 2021 open dates of wk 1 (9/4/2021) & wk 6 (10/9/2021). Contact head coach Justin Carrigan at

FootballScoop Online Clinic 2020: Catch up on all of the content from the FootballScoop Online Clinic here.

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