Former WNBA and USA Basketball President Val Ackerman (right) was named the new Big East Conference commissioner. The new 10-school conference will officially begin operation on July 1. Read more
Ragean Hill, formerly of Kansas State University, is now director of football academic counseling at the University of Arkansas.
Jody Sykes was appointed Chief Compliance Officer at the University of Oregon. She previously served as University of Louisville associate athletic director for compliance. Read more
Carly Northup was promoted to Assistant Athletic Director for External Engagement at the University of Missouri. She previous worked with Mizzou’s Tiger Scholarship Fund since July 2008. Read more
The College Athletic Business Management Association (CABMA) named Stacy Martin (senior associate athletics director for finance at the University of Memphis) Manager of the Year, and Jenna Spenard (Coordinator of Business Operations at Stony Brook University) Rookie of the Year. Read more
The Atlantic 10 Conference Council of Presidents has extended the contract of Commissioner Bernie McGlade through 2018. McGlade was hired in 2008 as the A-10’s fifth commissioner. Read more
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