Friday May 16, 2014
Big Ten: Commissioner Jim Delany was credited with nearly $1.8 million in compensation in 2012 according to the conference tax return, per Steve Berkowitz of USA Today.
Sacramento State: Dr. Terry Wanless has announced his intention to step down on June 30. His 12-year tenure makes Wanless the longest-serving athletics director in school history.
USC: Athletic director Pat Haden was credited with $2.4 million in compensation during 2012 according to USA Today.
South Florida: Director of athletics Mark Harlan announced a few changes to the athletic department yesterday including the following promotions; Barry Clements (deputy director of athletics), Jocelyn Fisher (senior women's administrator), Yulander Wells (senior associate director of athletics for fincance/CFO) and Elliot Charles (associate director of athletics for compliance)
Niagra: Per the Buffalo News, Simon Gray, who has spent the last nine years as an athletic administrator at Eastern Kentucky, will be named Niagra's AD today at an 11am EST press conference.
Wednesday May 14, 2014
Whitworth (D-III - WA): Goshen College athletics director Tim Demant has been hired to the same post at Whitworth University.
Texas Tech: Andy Rowdon has been announced as the assistant athletics director for promotions and fan engagement. He most recently served as the director of marketing and revenue generation.
Tuesday May 13, 2014
Big 12: Commissioner Bob Bowlsby was paid $1.2 million for his first year on the job - totaling about six and a half months of work - in 2013, according to USA Today.
Bradley: Brett Burchette has been announced as the new associate athletic director for external affairs.. Burchette had been an assistant professor in Sports Management at Drexel since 2008.
South Dakota State: Brian Brunner has been hired as the associate athletic director for annual giving. Brunner spent last year as the director of the Chippewa Athletic Fund at Central Michigan, and is a former quarterback and team captain at CMU.
Monday May 12, 2014
Arizona State: Greg McElroy, father of former Alabama quarterback of the same name, has been hired as associate vice president and chief business development officer of Arizona State's athletics department according to Jeff Metcalfe of the Arizona Republic. He had served as the senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Dallas Cowboys since 2006.
Friday May 9, 2014
Stony Brook: Oregon State senior associate athletic director for development Shawn Heilbron has been named director of athletics at Stony Brook.