Wednesday October 7, 2015
IUPUI: The three finalists for the athletic director position will meet on campus this week and are Joe Manhertz (assistant AD and executive director of Iron Dukes Major Gifts at Duke), Jim Sarra (deputy director of athletics at UTSA), and Roderick Perry (deputy director of athletics at Wright State University).
Friday October 2, 2015
Texas A&M-Commerce (D-II): Tim McMurray, the founder and CEO of Rainmakers 123 (an organization dedicated to the career advancement of those in college athletics), has been named athletic director. Past stops for McMurray in athletics include SMU, Northern Illinois, Texas State, Lamar, and most recently Maryland where he served as senior associate AD for external affairs.
Thursday October 1, 2015
Jackson State (FCS – MS): Robert Walker has resigned as interim athletics director to spend more time with his family. Compliance director and associate AD Wheeler Brown will be the new interim AD while the school searches for a full-time replacement.
Tuesday September 29, 2015
Kentucky State: Former coach William Head, who served as AD from 1985-1989, has rejoined the athletic department as athletic director.
Monday September 28, 2015
Tennessee Wesleyan College (NAIA): Former Tennessee basketball coach Donnie Tyndall has accepted an associate AD position at Tennessee Wesleyan College according to Gary Parrish of CBS Sports. Tyndall has reportedly accepted the position on a volunteer basis.