Former Syracuse football coach Scott Shafer to return to Carrier Dome Sept. 9 as MTSU’s defensive coordinator

first_img Published on January 20, 2017 at 10:06 am Contact Matthew: | @MatthewGut21 Facebook Twitter Google+ Former Syracuse football head coach Scott Shafer will return to the Carrier Dome on Sept. 9 as defensive coordinator for Middle Tennessee State.Shafer served as SU’s head coach from 2013-15, finishing 14-23. He was hired to replace Doug Marrone at the end of the 2012 season after the Orange won its second Pinstripe Bowl in three years. Before taking over as Syracuse’s head coach, Shafer served four years as the school’s defensive coordinator. He was fired in November 2015 with one game remaining.center_img AdvertisementThis is placeholder textJust under four months after Shafer was hired as the defensive coordinator at Maryland, he stepped down due to personal reasons. After taking 2016 off from coaching, he will return to the college football landscape this fall.When Shafer returns to the Dome, Syracuse will play its first ever Conference USA opponent, Middle Tennessee State. The MTSU contest is one of four non-conference games Syracuse has scheduled in 2017 and comes one week before the Orange host Central Michigan on Sept. 16 and two weeks before SU visits Louisiana State on Sept. 23. The full 2017 schedule has not yet been released.SU will play Atlantic Coast Conference foes Boston College, Clemson, Pittsburgh and Wake Forest at home in 2017. On the road, the Orange will play Florida State, Louisville, Miami and North Carolina State.In March, Syracuse men’s basketball advanced to the Sweet 16 with a 75-50 win over the MTSU Blue Raiders. Commentslast_img read more


first_imgMalin GAA Club have signaled their intentions for the future by appointing one of the best known names in Ulster GAA as their new manager.New Malin manager Liam ‘Baker’ BradleyLiam ‘Baker’ Bradley will take over at Connolly Park.Baker Bradley, who has managed at most levels, most recently with the Antrim senior footballers, will be looking to bring out the best in the likes of Donegal senior player Declan Walsh and many of the younger players. He is the father of Derry stars Eoin and Paddy Bradley, who recently helped manage the Gaoth Dobhair senior team.A spokesman for the club confirmed to Donegal Daily that Bradley met with the players last weekend and is looking forward to the challenge wit the Inishowen club.“We’re delighted with the appointment. Liam has a wealth of experience and we’re delighted to have him as our new senior manager,” said the spokesman.   AMBITIOUS MALIN APPOINT BAKER BRADLEY AS NEW SENIOR MANAGER was last modified: January 5th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:LIam Baker BradleyMalin GAAManagerlast_img read more