Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Confirmed through sources that Marshall is expected to hire Sam Houston State's Tim Cramsey as offensive coordinator (pending a background check). WSAZ-TV first reported the move. Cramsey has also coordinated offenses at Nevada, Montana State and New Hampshire.

Houston Baptist gets 2 years probation

The NCAA handed Houston Baptist's football program two years of probation Friday along with a public reprimand and recruiting penalties after coach Vic Shealy failed to promote an atmosphere of compliance by creating his own student host program.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

SOURCE: Louisiana is hiring Southeastern Louisiana coach Ron Roberts as defensive coordinator. Roberts, who has been a head coach since 2007, is a respected defensive mind who has mentored Dave Aranda, among others.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Southeastern Louisiana coach Ron Roberts is a name that could come up for Power 5 assistant openings in the coming weeks. Roberts is a mentor to LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda and new Alabama defensive assistant Pete Golding, among others.

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2017 Southland Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Central Arkansas9-010-2
Sam Houston State8-112-2
Nicholls7-28-4
McNeese7-29-2
Southeastern Louisiana6-36-5
Northwestern State4-54-7
Stephen F. Austin4-54-7
Abilene Christian2-72-9
Incarnate Word1-71-10
Lamar1-82-9
Houston Baptist0-91-10