Posts Tagged Coaching

Lawsuit filed by former LSU tennis coach dismissed

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a racial discrimination lawsuit filed by former longtime LSU women’s tennis coach Tony Minnis against the university after his 2012 firing.

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Yow savors Wolfpack’s work to reach goal of Top 25 status

In this Dec. 2, 2012, file photo, North Carolina State Chancellor Randy Woodson, from left, head football coach Dave Doeren and athletic director Debbie Yow pose while holding a letterman jacket during an NCAA college football news conference introducing Doeren in Raleigh, N.C. Yow has spent five years pushing to turn N.C. State into a top-25 program. N.C. State earned its best finish in the Directors’ Cup rankings of Division I sports programs. (Ethan Hyman/The News & Observer via AP, File)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Athletic director Debbie Yow has spent five years pushing to turn North Carolina State into a top-25 program. The 2014-15 sports season has brought the Wolfpack to the edge of that goal.

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Texas hires women’s tennis coach Howard Joffe

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas hired Howard Joffe to as the new women’s tennis coach, poaching from former rival at Texas A&M.

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Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan to retire after next season

In a story June 29 about coach Bo Ryan’s retirement plans, The Associated Press reported erroneously who hired Ryan at Wisconsin. It was Pat Richter, the Badgers’ athletic director at the time.

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Maryland football coach Randy Edsall gets 3-year extension

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland football coach Randy Edsall has received a three-year extension that runs through 2019.

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