Stories tagged: athletic director
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
John Blanchette: Football’s success gives Washington State Athletic Director Pat Chun extra momentum for Year 2
In his first 12 months as athletic director at Washington State, Pat Chun has turned over 25 percent of the staff, overseen a record year in fundraising and been the …
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Spokesman-Review columnist John Blanchette talks with Washington State athletic director Patrick Chun, one year into him taking over the job.
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Idaho State University Director of Athletics Jeff Tingey, who was placed on paid administrative leave Friday, will not return to the university, ISU officials said.
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
Idaho State University Athletic Director Jeff Tingey has been placed on administrative leave by the school, but no reason was given.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
It appears the Idaho State Board of Education may decide the fate of University of Idaho Athletic Director Rob Spear this week when it meets at Idaho State University.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
Washington State athletics seeking financial stability, fundraising growth under first-year AD Pat Chun
Some might say these are precarious times for an AD in Pullman. On one hand, Chun has a desire to finish the job his predecessor Bill Moos started. On the …
Fri., July 27, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
Idaho State Board of Education meets, makes no decision on future of Idaho athletics director Rob Spear
For the second time in a month, the Idaho State Board of Education met in a lengthy executive session on Friday in Boise to discuss the fate of Idaho athletics …
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
Rob Spear was placed on a 60-day administrative leave in April by Idaho President Chuck Staben following social media accounts early this year from two former Vandals women athletes. The …
Wed., March 28, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
As the Associated Students of the University of Idaho listened Wednesday night to testimony about a resolution they will vote on next week calling for the firing of Vandals athletics …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
The shot clock is running on Gonzaga to make a decision on its conference affiliation, but the Zags sound as if they’re following one of John Wooden’s tenets: “Be quick, …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
Gonzaga’s name has surfaced again regarding conference affiliation, and this time it’s with a league closer to home. Gonzaga has had discussions with the Mountain West Conference, athletic director Mike …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
Gonzaga’s 2019 basketball schedule is taking shape, with a loaded Maui Invitational field and a road trip to face North Carolina. But for the third straight year, there won’t be …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
Washington State has a new athletic director. Pat Chun, introduced Tuesday, was hyped even before he was offered and accepted the job. WSU president Kirk Schulz insisted more than a …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 8:09 p.m.
Patrick Chun says he’s stepping into his new athletic director position at Washington State as an “outsider.” It’s not much of a stretch.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
A call to Colorado State’s Joe Parker could be one of the many that WSU President Kirk Schulz makes in the next week or two.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth didn’t break out in a cold sweat when details emerged from an FBI investigation that resulted in the arrest of 10, including four Division I …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Central Valley High School has promoted business teacher Robin Barnhart to be athletic director.
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 4:56 p.m.
West Valley is home to summer basketball leagues for a large number of area high schools – with divisions for incoming freshmen, junior varsities and small-school varsity squads.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
This is going to be a tricky one for Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth. Roth hasn’t sat down during a GU game he’s attended since the 2000 season. He tries …
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
It’s game day for Mike Roth. But Roth won’t be in his assigned seat a row or two from the court.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 1:43 p.m.
LOS ANGELES – Lynn Swann is the next Southern California football great to get the chance to run the Trojans’ athletic department. The Pro Football Hall of Famer was named …
Wed., July 22, 2015
Reassigned two months ago, Todd Gilkey will continue as an athletic director, but not at Coeur d’Alene High School. Gilkey, 51, is returning to St. Maries, where he was an …