Friday February 26, 2016

Friday February 26, 2016 USC: Former UCLA head coach Rick Neuheisel says Arizona athletic director Greg Byrne is a strong candidate for the athletic director position at USC. [soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Ohio State: Deputy AD Miechelle Willis plans to retire in 2017. The Columbus Dispatch...

Tuesday February 9, 2016

Tuesday February 9, 2016 Central Florida: Scott Carr has been hired away from Auburn as executive associate AD/chief marketing officer.

Tuesday March 29, 2016

Tuesday March 29, 2016 Belmont: Athletics director Mike Strickland will retire, effective June 30. The longest tenured AD in the Ohio Valley Conference, Strickland helped guide Belmont from NAIA to NCAA Division I in his 20 years with the department.

Thursday January 14, 2015

Thursday January 14, 2015 Illinois: President Timothy Killeen said he hasn't given up home Illinois can hire an athletics director before next week's board meeting, but isn't optimistic about it.

Tuesday February 2, 2016

Tuesday February 2, 2016 Montana State: Peter Fields will not return as athletics director. Sun Belt: Patrick Hairston has been named associate commissioner for compliance and governance. Illinois: After meeting with seven candidates in Indianapolis, Illinois is finalizing its effort to hire their new athletic director with a few...

Monday February 15, 2016

Monday February 15, 2016 Illinois: According to the Chicago Tribune, the two finalists for the AD position at Illinois are Josh Whitman (Washington University of St. Louis), and Patrick Chun (Florida Atlantic).

AD Scoop – Wednesday June 1, 2016

Wednesday June 1, 2016 West Virginia: Director of Athletics Shane Lyons has announced the addition of Steve Uryasz as executive senior associate athletic director. Uryasz has 20 years of experience in athletic administration at places like Texas Tech, Oklahoma State, and Nebraska.

Friday January 22, 2016

Friday January 22, 2016 Michigan: Connecticut AD Warde Manuel is the front-runner for the Michigan athletics director job according to Mark Blaudschun, formerly of the Boston Globe. Winthrop: Tom Hickman will step down after 20 years as Winthrop's athletics director, effective June 30.

Tuesday April 12, 2016

Tuesday April 12, 2016 Michigan: Warde Manuel has named Doug Gnodtke as the executive associate director of athletics and chief of staff. Gnodtke spent the past four years as the senior associate athletic director / chief financial officer and internal operations at UConn. Saint Francis: Former basketball coach...