AD Scoop – Wednesday December 21, 2016

Wednesday December 21, 2016 Oregon State: Local reporter John Canzano is reporting that Oregon State has offered the vacant AD position to Pitt AD Scott Barnes and the two sides are currently negotiating. Southern Miss: President Rodney Bennett has selected the search firm Eastman & Beaudine to assist...

AD Scoop – Tuesday December 20, 2016

Tuesday December 20, 2016 Arizona State: Executive associate AD for development Cooper Jones will leave the staff to become the Texas Sports Hall of Fame president and CEO. Denver: Executive associate AD for external affairs Brandon Macneill has been named the associate vice chancellor for external affairs. NCAA: Texas...

AD Scoop – Monday December 19, 2016

Monday December 19, 2016 Southern Miss: Following the departure of athletic director Bill McGillis, head strength and conditioning coordinator Zac Woodfin has been named interim AD. San Diego: Southern Miss AD Bill McGillis has accepted the AD job at San Diego.

AD Scoop – Thursday December 15, 2016

Thursday December 15, 2016 Cleveland State: AD John Parry has announced he will step down on June 30. Parry has been Cleveland State's AD since 2010 and previously served in similar posts at Butler and Brown. Cleveland State hopes to have his replacement identified by...

AD Scoop – Wednesday December 14, 2016

Wednesday December 14, 2016 Tennessee: When Tennessee-Chattanooga AD David Blackburn was asked about having contact with the Vols about their open AD position, told the Times Free Press: "No one has asked me to report to Knoxville. I've not been asked to interview. If I am...

AD Scoop – Monday December 12, 2016

Monday December 12, 2016 Sacred Heart: Addressing reports he could become the US's next Ambassador to Japan, Sacred Heart AD Bobby Valentine, yes, that Bobby Valentine, said, "All this talk about Japan is just speculation as far as I'm concerned, but it's an honor to...

AD Scoop – Thursday December 8, 2016

Thursday December 8, 2016 Oregon State: A first round of interviews for the vacant AD position are set to take place this weekend, according to The Oregonian. The report adds that the first round of interviews will take place in Vegas, while a second round will...

AD Scoop – Wednesday December 7, 2016

Wednesday December 7, 2016 Tennessee: Chancellor-select Beverly Davenport will hire the school's next athletic director, but cannot do so until she is officially sworn in on December 15th, per the Knoxville News Sentinel. If a new AD is found before outgoing AD Dave Hart's deal...

AD Scoop – Monday December 5, 2016

Monday December 5, 2016 Portland State: The Vikings have hired Williamette University AD Valerie Cleary to serve in the same post. Before Williamette, Clearly worked as Portland State's senior associate AD and SWA. Baylor: Baylor will hire Texas A&M associate AD for external affairs Jason Cook as...