Wednesday March 1, 2017
Kansas State: With John Currie off to Tennessee, deputy AD Laird Veatch has been named acting AD.
Arizona: Athletic director Dave Heeke has a five-year deal and will make $500k his first year, $575k in year two, and $650k in year three with bonuses built in based on academic and athletic performance. Former UA athletic director Greg Byrne made a $675k base salary last year and recently left to become the AD at Alabama.
Sacramento State: The final two candidates for the AD position are Cal Executive Director of University Business & Partnerships Solly Fulp and Oregon State deputy AD for capital projects and internal operations Marianne Vydra.