Just one year into his job as Athletic Director at Oregon State University, Todd Stansbury left for the same position at Georgia Tech. His first hurdle was covering a $2.2 million buyout clause in his OSU contract.
Pending approval of its Board of Trustees, the University of Alabama will welcome Greg Byrne as its new Athletic Director on March 1. Byrne is currently Vice President for Athletics at the University of Arizona.
Thomas Lewis, Athletic Director at Rahway (N.J.) High School, will receive $150,000 to settle his lawsuit against the city and its police for his arrest at a basketball tournament game on Dec. 28, 2014.
At Poughkeepsie (N.Y.) High School, first-year Head Football Coach Matt Relyea has resigned from both his teaching and coaching jobs due to allegations that he allowed an athlete who had suffered a concussion to continue playing.