Monday July 11, 2016
West Virginia: Greg Featherston has been announced as the associate athletic director of governance and compliance.
Marshall: Charleston (W. Va.) Gazette-Mail sports editor Chuck McGill has joined Marshall's athletics department as assistant AD for fan/donor engagement and communications.
Central Michigan: The Chippewas have announced a number of staff promotions -- Craig Willey to deputy AD for external relations, Cristy Freese to associate AD for sport administration, Krystal Swindlehurst to senior associate AD for internal operations, Mike Dabbs to associate AD for the Chippewa Athletic Fund and ticketing, Benjy Wilber to associate AD for institutional support services and Rob Wyman to associate AD for sport administration and communications.
Kentucky: AD Mitch Barnhart's new contract will keep him in Lexington through the 2021-22 athletic year with a salary that will rise from his current $730,000 to $925,000. He'll also net longevity bonuses rising from $50,000 to $150,000.
Nicholls State: Rob Bernardi has resigned after 15 years as athletics director.