Tuesday September 15, 2015
UAB: UAB has announced a five-year extension for head coach Bill Clark. Read more here.
Texas: Texas has reportedly fired athletic director Steve Patterson. Kirk Bohls of the Austin American Statesman reported that UT has confirmed the move. Brian Davis who works with Bohls reports that it is expected to be finalized later today. Update:The move is now official. Mike Perrin has signed a contract running through Aug. 2016 that pays him $750,000.
Ohio State: Offensive coordinator / offensive line coach Ed Warinner will earn a base salary of $600k per Eleven Warriors. Warinner made a $364k base salary under his previous contract as the offensive line coach.
National Rugby Football League: The professional rugby league will begin league play in the spring (April-July) of 2017. Average player salaries in the league will exceed six figures, on par with the international rate for rugby talent. Regional combines to identify athletes; former NFL and college football players in particular to mold and develop into professional rugby players begin this October. Visit TheNFRL.com to learn which regional combine is best for your schedule.