All posts tagged "ULAA"

  • U of L moves to dynamic ticket pricing

    By Bailey Campagna — The University of Louisville Athletic Association hope to see game attendance increase by changing the way tickets are priced. ULAA passed a proposal on tickets at the April 13 meeting. Assistant Athletic Director Jeff Spoelker recommended U...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
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  • Foundation chief promises reform

    By Bailey Campagna — Foundation Interim Executive Director Keith Sherman touted the organization’s reform and strides to increase transparency to the faculty assembly Feb. 23. Sherman said the foundation’s legal team hired a consulting group to research the extent...

    • Posted February 24, 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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  • ULAA switches legal counsel, firm hired detective to investigate Jurich

    By Joseph Lyell — Interim President Greg Postel said U of L hired a new legal counsel to continue handling the athletic association’s litigation with former men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino and potential litigation with former athletic director Tom Jurich....

    • Posted February 1, 2018
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  • Rick Pitino, Tom Jurich
    Pitino sues U of L for more than $34 million

    By Kyeland Jackson and Shelby Brown — Former head men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino sued U of L’s Athletics Association Thursday, asking for more than $34 million in damages. The lawsuit says U of L breached Pitino’s contract...

    • Posted November 30, 2017
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  • Pitino files lawsuit against adidas

    By Jordan Shim– In the latest saga surrounding men’s basketball, former head coach Rick Pitino filed a federal civil lawsuit against adidas. The lawsuit comes a day after the U of L Athletics Association unanimously voted to...

    • Posted October 17, 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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  • ULAA votes to fire Rick Pitino

    By Shelby Brown– Former men’s basketball head coach Rick Pitino was fired after a unanimous vote by the U of L Athletics Association Oct. 16. After hours in closed session, the board presented a resolution to fire...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • 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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