Memphis names interim athletic director

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 24, 2024 9:01 PM CT | Published: April 23, 2024 11:04 AM CT

University of Memphis president Bill Hardgrave addresses the departure of athletic director Laird Veatch and names an interim AD.


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Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley

Tim is a veteran sportswriter who graduated from CBHS in Memphis and the University of Missouri. He previously covered LSU sports in Baton Rouge, and the University of Louisiana football and basketball for The Daily Advertiser/USA TODAY Network in Lafayette, the NBA’s Utah Jazz for the Deseret News in Salt Lake City, the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning for the St. Petersburg Times in Florida, and West Texas State basketball for the Amarillo Globe News in Texas.


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