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  • Park Director Agrees to Stay Put, Gets $20K Raise

    by Marie Wilson, Chicago Daily Herald May 2015

    Naperville Park District Executive Director Ray McGury has received a $20,000 raise and a contract extension through 2020 in exchange for not pursuing other job opportunities, including the possibility of leading the DuPage County Forest Preserve District.

  • Parent: NCCU Alerted to Associate Coach Enoch's Issues

    by Brooke Pryor May 2015

    ive months before N.C. Central parted ways with women's associate basketball coach Ronnie Enoch, Tonya Kirkpatrick began voicing her concerns about him to the school's athletic administration.

  • College Fires Coach After Player's Mother Complains

    by Brooke Pryor, bpryor@heraldsun.com May 2015

    Ronnie Enoch, associate head coach of the women's basketball team at North Carolina Central, is no longer employed by the university, the school confirmed Thursday night.

  • Minor Leaguers' Lawsuit Seeks Major Pay Increase

    by Jorge L. Ortiz, USA TODAY Sports April 2015

    If the lawsuit gains class-action status, its outcome could have a significant impact on the thousands of players who began the season this month with the ultimate goal -- in most cases, just a distant dream -- of reaching the majors.

  • Female ADs Slowly Making Inroads at Big Colleges

    by Frank Fitzpatrick; Inquirer Staff Writer April 2015

    While advancement in big-time athletic administration remains tricky for women, Division I schools requiring major makeovers seem eager to make them their ADs.

  • Do Fired College Coaches Deserve 'Golden Parachutes'?

    by Amanda Seitz, Dayton Daily News April 2015

    Don Treadwell didn't work a day last year at Miami University. Just the year before, college leaders fired the former head football coach after the team had started 0-5 during the 2013 season.

  • Angels, Ticket Staff Resolve Anthem Controversy

    by MARCIA C. SMITH, STAFF WRITER April 2015

    The Angels and their ticket takers have apparently resolved a dispute over whether they should continue working and allowing patrons through the turnstiles into Angel Stadium during the national anthem.

  • N.C. State AD Yow Gets Extension, 34 Percent Pay Hike

    by The Herald-Sun (Durham, N.C.) April 2015

    North Carolina State's board of trustees has approved a two-year contract extension for athletic director Debbie Yow that includes a significant pay bump.

  • Ohio State's Meyer Extended, Will Get $6.5M Annually

    by David Jablonski, Dayton Daily News April 2015

    Urban Meyer completed his third season with the Buckeyes in January and won the first College Football Playoff national championship. His previous contract ran through 2017 and would have paid him $4.9 million for 2015. His new salary in 2015 will be $5.8 million.

  • Opinion: UB Botched the Bobby Hurley Situation

    by The Buffalo News (New York) April 2015

    Danny White deserved criticism for mishandling the situation in the weeks after Hurley led University at Buffalo to its first NCAA Tournament. The $551,000 offer, the bare minimum needed to make Hurley the highest-paid coach in the conference, wasn't White's smartest approach. Neither was giving him the cold shoulder.