All posts tagged "Tom Jurich"

  • Students Say: Sue the NCAA

    By Phillip Lentsch — Students at the University of Louisville have plenty to say following the NCAA’s decision to vacate wins from 2011 through 2015 for the men’s basketball team. The departures of head coach Rick Pitino...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • SGA President describes clean-up role of interims

    By Joseph Lyell — SGA President Vishnu Tirumala said frustration with U of L should be directed at past leaders, not the current ones. In an interview with The Cardinal, he said Board of Trustees Chair David...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball attendance on track to be lowest since 2001

    By Dalton Ray — The scandals surrounding the men’s basketball program have finally hit the university where it hurts — their wallet. The university announced at the Feb. 2 University of Louisville Athletic Association meeting that men’s...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • John Schnatter
    Schnatter donated no cash to U of L last year

    By Kyeland Jackson — John Schnatter, former Papa John’s CEO and a trustee on U of L’s board, may be sending a message with his money. Between him, his wife and his company and foundations, Schnatter donated...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • University of Louisville, U of L, grawemeyer, university
    Jurich’s attorney threatens to sue U of L, demands fair settlement

    By Kyeland Jackson — Though the university fired former Athletic Director Tom Jurich, it’s not the last they’ll hear from him. Jurich’s lawyers threatened to sue the university Wednesday, asking the university reach a fair settlement with...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • Postel: Jurich bullied senior leadership, damaged U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson —  Nearly a week after U of L fired Athletic Director Tom Jurich, the letter terminating him alleges Jurich intimidated, bullied and defaced the university. The letter, sent by Interim President Greg Postel, called...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • ULAA hires Tyra and Padgett

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association voted unanimously to hire Vince Tyra as acting athletic director and enter into a formal employment contract with David Padgett at Monday’s personnel meeting. Tyra recommended hiring Padgett,...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • postel, u of l, greg postel, president
    Postel’s security increased following FBI scandal

    By Kyeland Jackson — After announcing the careers of  three major figures in Louisville sports are in limbo, Interim President Greg Postel’s security was expanded. The Courier-Journal first reported the story. University spokesperson John Drees said he...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • Ricky Jones
    Jones decries acting athletic director appointee

    By Kyeland Jackson — Not everyone is thrilled for athletic director Tom Jurich’s interim replacement. U of L named Vince Tyra, a businessman and member on the University of Louisville Foundation’s board, acting athletic director Tuesday. Tyra...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • University names Vince Tyra acting athletic director

    By Kyeland Jackson — A familiar face to the university will take over its athletics program. Vince Tyra, son of former U of L basketball player Charlie Tyra, was named acting athletic director Tuesday. Tyra also serves...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
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