AD Scoop – Wednesday November 22, 2017

Wednesday November 22, 2017

Arkansas: The search committee to name a new athletic director is comprised of Lance Harter (women’s track and field coach), Ben Hyneman (Chairman of the UA Board of Trustees) Gerald Jordan (UA Faculty Athletics Representative), Stacy Lewis (LPGA Golfer & UA Alum), Peter MacKeith (Dean of Fay Jones School of Architecture) Rick Massey (Partner at Westrock Capital Partners) and Bill Montgomery (a former Arkansas football player).

UTEP: The Citadel AD Jim Senter has been hired to fill the same post at UTEP.

Central Florida: AD Danny White has signed an amended contract that lasts five years and automatically extends one year on the anniversary of his hiring date.

Tulsa: Chris Maxon has been promoted to associate AD for development, and Ian Sadler has been promoted to assistant AD and director of the Golden Hurricane Club.

UNLV: Marcus Bowman has been hired as senior associate AD/CFO, and Michelle Edwards as associate AD for business services.

NCAA: LaGwyn Durden has been announced as the NCAA’s first director of sports medicine. Durden is currently the associate AD for sports medicine at Texas.

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National columnist – Zach joined the staff in 2012…and has been attempting to improve Doug and Scott’s writing ability ever since (to little avail). Outside of football season, you can find him watching the San Antonio Spurs reading Game of Thrones fan theories.