Sarah Reesman named new interim AD at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The University of Missouri has its third athletic director in as many weeks. Interim Chancellor Hank Foley announced Wednesday that Sarah Reesman has been named the Columbia school’s interim athletic director. Reesman will assume that new role on Friday, a day after returning from two weeks abroad. Foley says Reesman lately…

University review panel continues despite budget cut

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A panel tasked with recommending changes for the University of Missouri system is moving forward despite funding cuts. The University of Missouri Review Commission met for the first time Friday to discuss how to help a system rocked by turmoil following student protests and leadership changes. The system president and…

Mack Rhoades leaves for AD job at Baylor

WACO, Texas (AP) – A person with knowledge of the decision says Baylor has selected Mack Rhoades from Missouri as its new athletic director. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because no announcement had been made. Rhoades was named Missouri’s AD only 16 months ago, going there after being…

Audit finds problems at University of Missouri college

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – An internal audit is highly critical of a University of Missouri’s College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources after a former employee admitted to stealing more than $716,000 over nine years. The Columbia Missourian reports that the audit found that fiscal oversight was “inadequate” for the 17 agricultural research centers scattered…