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Thursday November 19, 2015

Thursday November 19, 2015

Tulane: Five names have emerged in the search for a new AD at Tulane, per The New Orleans Advocate and they are; Barbara Burke (Tulane deputy AD / chief operating officer), David Benedict (Auburn chief operating officer), Todd Patulski (Baylor deputy AD), Brian Wickstrom (ULM athletic director) and Scott Sidwell (University of San Francisco AD). Interviews will take place Thursday and Friday in Atlanta and more candidates are expected to be interviewed later.

Coppin State: Athletic director Derrick Ramsey has resigned citing the fact that he wants to "to do some other things that he enjoys doing". Ramsey has been the AD since July of 2008.

Wichita State: Athletic director Eric Sexton will step down before the end of the 2015-2016 academic year. Sextion will remain in his role as VP of student affairs.

Manhattan: Tony Vecchione has been named senior associate director of athletics. Vecchione most recently served as the senior associate director of athletics at Penn.