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Sources: Boston College Was Not Going To Renew AD Brad Bates' Contract

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 21 / 17

Boston College AD Brad Bates yesterday resigned with plans to leave at the end of the school year, knowing that his contract "expires in October and was not going to be renewed," according to sources cited by Rich Thompson of the BOSTON HERALD. BC will "hire an executive search firm" to ...

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