Sources: Gus Malzahn snagging key staff member from Big 12 program

With his on-field staff in place, Gus Malzahn is filling a key off-field position by snagging a member of a Big 12 program. Sources tell FootballScoop that Malzahn is hiring Dave Shumate as his director of player personnel. Shumate joins the UCF staff after serving in...

Are kids making high school announcements the next big trend?

Recruiting sites like Rivals and 247 have made some serious coin dedicating significant resources to seeing where top high school talent are going to go to college. Over the past 10 years we've seen that interest help spawn into elaborate graphics, which then turned into...

North Dakota State’s record winning streak bites the dust as FCS No. 1, No. 3 fall

The third-longest winning streak in FCS history is now, well, history. No. 1 North Dakota State, winners of 39 consecutive games including 15 top-10 opponents and two national title games, lost Saturday. Not only that, the Bison were blown out -- a 38-14 whacking at...

Sources: Georgia Southern hiring Army staffer for personnel

The common bonds between Army West Point and Georgia Southern are many, with Army led by former Georgia Southern head man Jeff Monken. Now a member of Monken's off-the-field staff is electing for a homecoming of sorts. Sources tell FootballScoop that Black Knights director of scouting,...

Chart: Every NFL head coaching interview request for the 2021 carousel

Seven NFL teams changed head coaches following the 2020 season, and all seven clubs have since filled those vacancies. The NFL produced a 61-page document analyzing the 2020-21 coaching market, and thanks to the AP's Rob Maaddi, we have a chart of all interview...

Source: Georgia Southern makes hire to fill final assistant position

Chad Lunsford continues to fortify his Georgia Southern staff with assistant coaches steeped in the program's long history. Sources tell FootballScoop on Friday that Lunsford is moving quickly to make a hire and reshuffle a staff member in the wake of Nick Jones joining the...

Penn State reportedly set to hire former NFL coordinator

Penn State is expected to hire former NFL coordinator Dowell Loggains as an offensive analyst, according to Lions247. The job would be Loggains' first in college football. The Arkansas grad's first job came as a scouting assistant for the Dallas Cowboys, in 2005. He joined the...

Deion Sanders’s FCS debut postponed

Jackson State is 1-0 under the Deion Sanders regime, kicking things off with a 53-0 victory over NAIA Edward Waters -- a game better remembered for someone stealing, then misplacing, then stealing Coach Prime's belongings. His first fair fight will have to wait. Jackson State...

Lunsford nabs Virginia Tech staffer for director of football ops

Matt Transue's worked in the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Southeastern Conference and the Triple-A level of Minor League Baseball. Now Transue, a California native who's spent the past five years helping fill various roles at Virginia Tech, is getting a chance to be the lead...