athletic director

Warde Manuel (Courtesy University at Buffalo)

UConn Introduces New Athletic Director

The University of Connecticut’s new athletic director says the academic problems with the men’s basketball team do not define UConn.


Warde Manuel (Courtesy UConn)

UConn Names New Athletic Director

The University of Connectcut will introduce its new Director of Athletics Monday.  The school announced Sunday that Warde  Manuel,  Athletic Director at the University of Buffalo for the past six years,  will sign a five-year […]


Susan Gerbst (Peter Morenus/UConn)

UConn Launches Search For Athletic Director

The University of Connecticut is launching a search for a new athletic director. President Susan Herbst said interim AD Paul Pendergast will remain with the school in a fund-raising capacity, after taking his name out of consideration for the permanent job.


Former Eastern Connecticut State University Athletic Director Joyce Wong in 2005. Image from ECSU Department of Athletics web site

Former ECSU AD Facing Larceny Charge

Eastern Connecticut State University’s former athletic director turns herself in to police, on a charge of second degree larceny.  Joyce Wong recently retired. Police say the larceny charge involves less than $2,000 in athletic department […]

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