All posts tagged "Tom Jurich"

  • Brief: Jurich to receive $4.5 million settlement from U of L

    By Matt Bradshaw — Former Director of Athletics Tom Jurich will receive a $4.5 million settlement from U of L, as approved by the board of trustees on Friday morning. The university released a joint statement with...

    • Posted May 18, 2018
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  • Administration ready to move on, students say sue NCAA

    By Phillip Lentsch — While it disagrees with the NCAA’s decision to strip U of L of its championship title, the administration has no plans to sue the organization. Interim President Greg Postel and Interim Athletic Director...

    • 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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