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Kermit Davis named SEC Coach of the Year, Quinndary Weatherspoon, Breein Tyree named All-SEC

CLOSE OXFORD – A slew of Ole Miss and Mississippi State players earned All-SEC honors on Tuesday. Ole Miss coach Kermit Davis was named the AP and SEC conference Coach of the Year, while Mississippi State guard Quinndary Weatherspoon and Ole Miss guard Breein Tyree were named first-team All-SEC by the coaches.

Ventura Welcomes Sports Industry Veteran Katy Young Staudt

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA – August 1, 2018 – Ventura Partners, a leading innovator in talent acquisition and leadership advisory, announced today the addition of sports industry veteran Katy Young Staudt as Managing Director in its Sports & Entertainment Practice.  Staudt will open a Ventura office in Phoenix.  The S & E practice, led by …

Utes got it right with the hiring of AD Mark Harlan

Mark Harlan’s experience includes working with college football programs that play at the iconic Rose Bowl (UCLA) and a modern NFL stadium (South Florida), giving those schools some distinction in the sport.

Yet the way Rice-Eccles Stadium acts as a centerpiece of the University of Utah campus is “a beautiful thing,” Harlan said after an …