AD Scoop – Tuesday July 26, 2016

Tuesday July 26, 2016

Big Ten: Jim Delany reportedly plans to retire as commissioner in 2020. Read more here.

Austin Peay: The Governors have hired Texas A&M-Commerce director of athletics communication Kevin Young as athletics communications manager.

American Athletic Conference: Bill Potter has been hired away from the Horizon League as senior director of communications and digital media.

North Texas: Regents have scheduled a Friday teleconference where the school’s new AD could be announced soon after, according to Brett Vito of the Denton Record-Chronicle. Vito reports Central Arkansas AD Brad Teague and Missouri deputy AD Wren Baker are “names to watch” here.

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