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Wisconsin hopes to hire new AD 'within a few months'

Apr. 07, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The head of the search committee to pick a successor to retiring Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez said the school hopes to make a hire “within a few months.” Peter Miller, the chair of Wisconsin’s athletic board, wouldn’t get more...

Barry Alvarez, AD who reshaped Wisconsin sports, to retire

Apr. 07, 2021 16:17 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — As he announced his retirement, longtime Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez summed up his career by referencing the advice he often gives students. “Find something that you love to do, do it well enough that someone will pay you to do it,...

Leonhard says he has 'unfinished business' at Wisconsin

Mar. 31, 2021 14:19 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin defensive coordinator Jim Leonhard says he has unfinished business at his alma mater and wouldn’t have felt right leaving after a pandemic-shortened season, even for an opportunity as tempting as his home state's NFL team. Leonhard was a...