All posts tagged "Tom Jurich"

  • Board of Trustees
    U of L approves revised Yum! lease after tense discussion

    By Shelby Brown– U of L’s board of trustees heatedly debated the reworked KFC Yum! Center lease agreement before it passed 7-2 with four abstentions, one being John Schnatter. The revised lease agreement asks U of L pitch in to pay...

    • Posted July 20, 2017
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  • ULAA approves lease agreement
    Tensions mount over arena lease agreement

    By Shelby Brown– U of L athletics has agreed to pay an additional $2.4 million yearly to lease the KFC Yum! Center. The agreement will be reviewed and possibly approved by both the university’s board of trustees and...

    • Posted July 20, 2017
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  • ULAA budget meeting
    Athletics board raises basketball ticket prices

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association board approved a $104.5 million budget June 2, up $8.1 million from 2016-17. Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director Kevin Miller said ULAA’s revenue grew four percent this past year. They also...

    • Posted June 2, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, U of L
    U of L’s draft budget brings costs, cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson — To Papa John’s CEO John Schnatter’s chagrin, U of L’s new budget brings a bigger price tag to students. U of L’s Board of Trustees reviewed the budget Thursday. The draft promises a...

    • Posted May 18, 2017
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  • opinion
    For The Love Of The Game

    By Megan Brewer– In the light of recent events, the U of L community forgot the purpose of our athletics is not just being a business transaction for the university, but for everyone’s enjoyment. The student-athletes play and...

    • Posted May 1, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Athletics renovations, upgrades pitched at ULAA meeting

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association Board of Directors discussed facility improvements in the April 27 finance meeting. Though some improvements won’t complete until 2019, plans are ready. Interim President Greg Postel called the recommendations “cost neutral” to...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • John Schnatter resigns from athletics board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Papa Johns CEO and major university donor John Schnatter resigned from the U of L Athletics Association Board. Interim President Greg Postel said Schnatter offered his resignation without reason. “He (Schnatter) gave no...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • John Schnatter rips U of L athletics

    By Kyeland Jackson — John Schnatter criticized university athletics Wednesday, saying athletics leadership was “invisible” and “sucking the lifeblood” of U of L. Schnatter, a university trustee and Papa John’s CEO, asked trustees include athletics in financial discussions....

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L Athletic Association approves stadium renovations and increased ticket prices

    By Kyeland Jackson — University of Louisville athletic ticket prices will go up next year, the U of L Athletic Association decided Jan. 19. Reserved seats will increase $12 each. Price hikes apply to seats for clubs...

    • Posted January 19, 2017
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  • U of L’s offensive coordinator suspended for Wakeyleaks

    By Kyeland Jackson — Louisville football co-offensive coordinator Lonnie Galloway has been suspended for the Citrus Bowl in connection to leaked Wake Forest plays. First reported by WDRB, Athletic Director Tom Jurich announced the suspension Friday. “It is...

    • Posted December 16, 2016
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