Featured Story

Louisville's AD Search Committee Expected To Endorse Interim AD Vince Tyra

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 23 / 18

The Univ. of Louisville's AD search committee met for the first time yesterday, and members of multiple UL boards expect the committee to endorse interim AD Vince Tyra "taking the position permanently," according to Tim Sullivan of the Louisville COURIER-JOURNAL. Tyra has "generally received high ma...

Read More

Tags: Colleges

More Stories

01/23/18
Wisconsin Increases Football Season-Ticket Price

The Univ. of Wisconsin athletic board on Friday "approved an increase" for football season tickets of $6 per game to $54, or a "total of $378 for a seven-game" home slate in '18, according to Jeff Potrykus of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. UW is coming off a program-record 13-1 finish, and the ...

Tags: Colleges

01/22/18
Auburn AD Greene Not Afraid To Take Risks

Auburn on Friday introduced new AD Allen Greene, who “won’t be afraid to take risks,” according to Tom Green of AL.com. Greene said, “We want our people to be armed and equipped and feel comfortable taking some chances, some calculated risks and knowing that it's OK ...

Tags: SEC, Colleges

01/22/18
Texas Surpasses $200M In Revenue, Expenses In '17

The Univ. of Texas had nearly $215M in annual operating revenue and total operating expenses of $207M during FY '17, the first time a D-I public-school athletics program has had at least $200M in "both operating revenues and expenses in the same year," according to Steve Berkowitz of USA TODAY.  ...

Tags: Colleges

01/22/18
Power Five Conferences Approve Changes

The NCAA's Power Five conferences “approved sweeping changes in everything from medical care to basketball during the holidays on Friday, dashing through the agenda with little opposition and virtually no debate,” according to Michael Marot of the AP. Among the changes approved were &ldq ...

Tags: NCAA, Colleges

01/19/18
Emmert: Meaningful Change Coming To College Hoops

NCAA President Mark Emmert on Thursday pledged that the NCAA is "serious in its response" to the FBI investigation into college basketball, and that the Commission on College Basketball "will lead to lasting change, hopefully by the start" of the '18-19 season, according to Ben Roberts of the LEXING ...

Tags: Colleges, NCAA

01/19/18
Auburn Hires Allen Greene As New AD

Auburn yesterday named the Univ. at Buffalo's Allen Greene as its new AD, and "at first glance, he may be the anti-Jay Jacobs," according to Kevin Scarbinsky of the BIRMINGHAM NEWS. Jacobs, the outgoing AD, is "as Auburn as Auburn gets." He "played football for the Tigers and spent virtually his ent ...

Tags: Colleges

01/18/18
CFP Names Oregon AD Selection Committee Chair

Oregon AD Rob Mullens will serve as the third CFP Selection Committee Chair after Texas Tech's Kirby Hocutt completes his term Feb. 1. Mullens follows former Arkansas AD Jeff Long ('14-15) and Hocutt ('16-17) as Chair. The CFP yesterday also named former Arizona Republic sports columnist Paola Boivi ...

Tags: Colleges

01/17/18
Washington State Naming Pat Chun Next AD

FAU AD Pat Chun is "set to be named" the new AD at Washington State, according to sources cited by Kyle Bonagura of ESPN.com. Chun has been the AD at FAU since '12 and "will be the first Asian-American" AD at a Power 5 school. Chun replaces Bill Moos, who left WSU in October to become Nebraska ...

Tags: Colleges

01/17/18
Castiglione To Join CFP Selection Committee

Oklahoma AD Joe Castiglione "will be" one of the six new CFP selection committee members, according to sources cited by Heather Dinich of ESPN.com. Castiglione has "served on the NCAA baseball committee." He was also on the "men's basketball committee for five years and chair in his final season" in ...

Tags: Colleges

01/12/18
UT Not Raising Football Season Ticket Prices In '18

Univ. of Texas football has "not raised football season ticket prices" for '18, marking the third straight year of doing so, according to Brian Davis of the AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN. There are also "no changes to the grandfathering policy with UT donation requirements." UT AD Chris Del Conte said t ...

Tags: Colleges

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug