Posts Tagged Coaching

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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Britain’s anti-doping agency probes claims against Salazar

Alberto Salazar waits for the start of the men's 10,000 meters at the U.S. track and field championships in Eugene, Ore., Thursday, June 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s anti-doping agency says it is investigating claims that American long-distance running coach Alberto Salazar encouraged athletes at the Nike Oregon Project to skirt anti-doping rules.

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