AD Scoop - Tuesday February 28, 2017

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Tuesday February 28, 2017

Tennessee: Kansas State athletic director John Currie has been named athletic director at Tennessee.

SEC: Chris Waldsmith has been promoted to associate commissioner for finance, Sylvia Hagan Barnes has been promoted to director of officiating administration, Cole Cunningham has been promoted to director of video operations, and Brett Thompson has been promoted to association director of marketing and competition. Randall Malone has been hired as director of video operations, and Mike Mims has been hired as assistant director of championship ticket operations.

Tennessee: As the Vols' AD search turns, North Carolina AD Bubba Cunningham is not a candidate for the job according to Jimmy Hyams and presumed favorites Chattanooga AD David Blackburn and former Tennessee head coach Phillip Fulmer are "trending down," according to GoVols247, while Cincinnati Mike Bohn and former Carolina Panthers president Danny Morrison are heating up.