Roger Hughes steps down from head coaching job at Stetston (FCS) to take on new challenge

Roger Hughes was tabbed with reviving Stetson Hatters football back in 2011 after a 57-year absence, and now has a new challenge on the horizon. After a few seasons of recruiting to build their roster base, Steston and Hughes took the  field again for the...

Sources: Western New Mexico hiring new head coach

Western New Mexico State has found its next head football coach. Sources on Friday tell FootballScoop that Stephen F. Austin recruiting coordinator and offensive assistant Philip Vigil is accepting the position atop the Vigil replaces Frank Tristan. Western New Mexico has gone just 2-21 since the...

SMU coordinator planning to step away to pursue higher calling

SMU assistant head coach / special teams coordinator Chris Brasfield has enjoyed a coaching career that has taken him from a high school coach in Texas and Illinois to opportunities at programs like Nebraska, TCU and Oregon State. While in Corvallis in 2012, Brasfield was...

Sources: Buffalo closing in on hire of new head coach (Updated)

Buffalo’s fairly brief search to replace Lance Leipold appears to be winding quickly towards the finish line. Multiple sources tell FootballScoop that Michigan co-defensive coordinator Maurice Linguist is the frontrunner for the spot. The Buffalo job is the last vacant FBS head coaching opening since Leipold...

Nick Saban had the perfect response to Jimbo Fisher’s “We’re going to beat his ass” comment

Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher's relationship goes back to their time together at LSU From 2000-04, when Jimbo served as Nick's offensive coordinator.  As Saban shares, Jimbo also served as one of his trusted partners in the noon basketball games that would be played...

Kevin Kelley lands college head coaching job

Kevin Kelley, the "coach who never punts", has agreed to become the new head coach at Presbyterian College. Presbyterian is a member of the FCS Big South Conference in Clinton, S.C. Kelley has been the head coach at Pulaski Academy in Little Rock, Ark. His innovative...

Inside Notre Dame’s bold plan to market Fighting Irish players nationwide

The internal unveiling caused a bit of a rush for cell phones. Inside Notre Dame's trophy-laden Guglielmino Athletics Complex, home to the Heisman trophies of the program's seven winners, among myriad other hardware, high-def television screens feature what players initially believe simply are graphics advertising...

Rutgers has their first $1 million assistant

College football having million dollar assistants is a trend that started almost a decade ago with guys like Chad Morris at Clemson, Monte Kiffin at USC, Cam Cameron at LSU and Kirby Smart at Alabama. That sparked a chain reaction to where the top coordinators...

FootballScoop’s FCS semifinals preview

Sound the bells, because the king is dead. North Dakota State's bid for nine titles in a decade died in Huntsville, Texas, on Sunday afternoon, and the FCS will have a new champion for the first time since 2016 -- and perhaps much longer. Though the...