Thursday August 7, 2014
Duke: Vice President and director of athletics Kevin White has agreed to a contract extension through June 30, 2021.
Texas-Pan American: Chelsea Blakely has been promoted to associate athletics director for external relations, Jonah Goldberg has been promoted to associate athletics director for communications, and Adam Mendez has been promoted to assistant athletics director for events and facility operations.
Arkansas: Justin Maland has been elevated to associate athletics director for facilities, and Mark Taurisini has been promoted to assistant athletics director for football operations.
Wednesday August 6, 2014
Middle Tennessee: Keith McCluney has been hired as associate athletic director for development. McCluney replaces Alan Farley who stepped down recently to become the election administrator for the Rutherford County Election Commission.
Iowa: Mark Hankins, who has served as the head men's golf coach the past seven years, has been named assistant to the director of athletics.
Tuesday August 5, 2014
Bluefield College (NAIA - VA): Athletics director Peter Dryer has announced his intention to step down in early September. Dryer has also resigned from his post as head men's soccer coach.
Akron: Cathy Bongiovi has been hired as the assistant athletic director for communications. Bongiovi spent the past seven seasons at Temple working as the primary media contact for the football and women's basketball teams.
Georgia: Athletics director Greg McGarity has announced pay raises for a number of his staff members. Executive associate ADs Frank Crumley and Carla Williams recieved $25,000 raises to $230,000, compliance director Jim Booze earned a $10,000 raise to $145,000, director of sports medicine Ron Courson is up $14,000 to $144,000, and academic student center leader Ted White netted a $15,000 raise to $135,000 as well as a promotion to senior associate athletics director, according to the Athens Banner-Herald.
The Citadel: Jim Senter, the senior associate athletic director at Colorado, has been named The Citadel's new athletic director.
Monday August 4, 2014
Tennessee: Greg Hulen has been promoted from associate athletics director for development to chief development officer, the school has announced.
Thursday July 31, 2014
Niagra: Niagra has announced the hiring of Bill Morris as assistant athletics director for compliance. Morris spent the past three years as the athletics director at Daeman College in Amherst, N.Y.