MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — When University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler announced a 16-member search committee to find the next Gophers athletic director in late March, he called for a search that “must surface the highest quality candidates” and said “the process must reflect the integrity we expect of our next athletics director.” 1,103 more words
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Legendary Steelers wide receiver Lynn Swann is going back to the West Coast, this time as the man in charge.
Swann was named athletic director at the University of Southern California on Wednesday, according to the Trojans’ verified Twitter account, returning to the campus where he starred from 1971-74, making the All-America team in 1973. 67 more words
There were plenty of positives for both the men’s and women’s basketball teams at Kentucky this season. The men won 27 games, beat Duke and Louisville, staged a thriller (albeit an overtime loss) at Kansas and won a share of the SEC regular-season title, then rewarded a horde of Wildcats fans in Nashville by winning the conference tournament. 741 more words