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Wednesday March 11, 2015

Wednesday March 11, 2015

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Last night, former Carthage College (D-III - WI) head coach Tim Rucks passed away at age 54. Rucks led the Carthage program for 18 seasons, stepping down in 2012, and compiled a 95-71-1 mark and was inducted into the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame last year. Please join us in praying for his family and the Carthage College community.

Holy Cross (FCS - MA): Former Kent State offensive coordinator Brian Rock has been announced as Holy Cross's offensive coordinator.

Chowan (D-II - NC): Chowan University located in Murfreesboro, NC is looking to fill open dates in 2016 and 2017 with FCS or D2 opponents. Willing to play FCS away game for guarantee or D2 home & home. Open dates are as follows: Sept 3, 2016/Sept 2, 2017 & Sept 17, 2016/Sept 16, 2017. Please contact associate head coach Tommy Austin at AustiT@Chowan.Edu.

Anderson (D-III - IN):Anderson University in Anderson, IN is looking to schedule scrimmage (home and away) on 2015 weekend of the August 22nd or the weekend of August 29th. The 2015 scrimmage would be at Anderson University, then we would travel to your home in 2016. Prefer NCAA III or NAIA teams, under 4 hours away. Contact assistant coach Ethan Weisheit at erweisheit@anderson.edu if interested.

Villanova: Former Columbia receivers coach and SUNY Cortland defensive coordinator Ola Adams is joining the Villanova staff as running backs coach.

The podcast for the second stop of the Spring FootballScoop tour is up - Oklahoma and Oklahoma State

Columbia: Penn receivers coach / passing game coordinator Mark Fabish is joining Al Bagnoli's staff at Columbia and will coach the receivers, per source. Also, we hear that Fordham defensive line coach Darin Edwards will join the staff in the same capacity as well.

Iowa State: Athletic director Jamie Pollard's bypass surgery was successful according to a release from ISU, and Pollard is expected to remain in the hospital for the next few days.

UCLA: New defensive coordinator Tom Bradley has a two-year deal and will make a base salary of $485,000 this year, and $510,00 in 2016 according to the LA Times.

FootballScoop Spring Tour: The FootballScoop Spring Tour hits Oklahoma and North Texas today. Make sure you're following @FootballScoop and @Zach_Barnett.

Millikin (D-III - IL): Millikin University, a NCAA Division III member of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW), is accepting nominations and applications for a Assistant Football Coach Intern. Millikin is situated on an attractive seventy-acre campus in Decatur, IL (population of 85,000) 180 miles southwest of Chicago, 150 miles west of Indianapolis, and 120 miles northeast of St. Louis. This position reports to the Head Football Coach. This internship is designed as a ten month educational experience from August 1 through May 31 and is designed to give an individual with an interest in coaching the opportunity to hone his or her skill development and coaching ability in one or more position areas. The appointment is for one year, with a possible one year renewal. Pursuing a graduate degree at a nearby university may be possible. You may view a complete position description at www.millikin.edu/employment.To apply, applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information of three professional references to http://apply.interfolio.com/29044. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment and first day of work is contingent upon successful completion of background check. Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer.

Fairleigh Dickinson (D-III – NJ): Fairleigh Dickinson University has an opening for a intern assistant coach position from August until May. Compensation will be $7,000 and nine credits toward a Master’s degree. Many opportunities for professional development will be covered and there will be money available for the NCAA Convention. There are also opportunities to earn money out of season on campus. There is no housing, meals or benefits included. Responsibilities include but are not limited to coaching your own position, recruiting your own area (all expenses covered), academic monitoring, video, strength and conditioning and assisting the head coach in all phases of the program. If interested, please email head coach Brian Surace at suraceb@fdu.edu. No phone calls please.

Arkansas Tech (D-II): Arkansas Tech University has an opening for a graduate assistant coaching position on defense. The position includes 6 hours of tuition per semester and a $6,000 stipend per year. The job responsibilities include coaching a position, handling a recruiting area, film breakdown (Hudl) and other duties assigned by the head coach. All interested applicants should email a resume and references to Raleigh Jackson at rjackson30@atu.edu.

Whittier (D-III - CA): Whittier College is accepting resumes for the position of defensive line coach. This is a year around stipend job with no housing , benefits or meals. The candidate must have prior college experience. Please send resumes and references to head coach Todd Stratton at rstratto@whittier.edu. No phone calls please.

St. Anselm (D-II - NH):Saint Anselm College located in Manchester, NH is looking to fill open date’s in 2016 and possibly 2017 with a FCS or Division II opponent. Willing to play a FCS / D-II away game for guarantee or a D-II home & home. Open dates for both years are first week of the season. September 3, 2016 & September 2, 2017. Please Contact yboone@anselm.edu.

Santa Barbara City College (CC - CA): Santa Barbara City College has a defensive line coaching opening. Minimum requirements are a Bachelors, 2 years of college defensive coaching experience, and college playing experience. Duties also include recruiting, strength and conditioning, video, and academic guidance. This is an entry level stipend position with opportunities to receive extra compensation. Santa Barbara City College is an equal opportunity employer and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Preferable start date would be August 1st . No phone calls please, send all e-mails resumes and professional references to head coach Craig Moropoulos at Cpmoropoulos@sbcc.edu.

Fairleigh Dickinson (D-III – NJ): Fairleigh Dickinson University has an opening for a graduate recruiting coach position for a hire that will be from August until May. Compensation will be $7,000 and 18 credits toward a Master’s degree. Many opportunities for professional development will be covered and there will be money available for the NCAA Convention. There are also opportunities to earn money out of season on campus. There is no housing, meals or benefits included. Responsibilities include but are not limited to recruiting your own area (all expenses covered), academic monitoring, helping a position coach, and assisting the head coach in all phases of the program. If interested, please email head coach Brian Surace at suraceb@fdu.edu. No phone calls please.