Friday September 12, 2014
LSU: A three-year contract extension for athletics director Joe Alleva has been approved for recommendation to the LSU Board of Supervisors, according to the Baton Rouge Advocate. Alleva will remain at the school through June 2019. “I hope my future is to retire from here,” Alleva said.
Niagra: Associate athletics director for external relations Stephen Butler has been promoted to deputy athletics director.
Thursday September 11, 2014
Buffalo: Athletics director Danny White has received a contract extension through 2019.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
Wisconsin: Mark Shook has been hired as assistant athletics director for academic services. He previously worked as an associate athletics director at Bowling Green.
Columbia: Athletics director Dianne Murphy has announced she will resign at the end of the 2014-15 academic year.
Tuesday September 9, 2014
Marquette: The school has announced the hiring of Ball State AD Bill Scholl as its new athletics director.
Monday September 8, 2014
USC: The Pac-12 Conference has reprimanded USC athletics director Pat Haden and fined him $25,000 for “inappropriate sideline conduct” during Saturday’s USC-Stanford game. Head coach Steve Sarkisian was also reprimanded. College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock has announced that the CFP will take no action against Haden, who is a member of the 13-person selection committee.