Tennessee Hires Alabama's Dave Hart As New AD - NewsChannel5.com | Nashville News, Weather & Sports

Tennessee Hires Alabama's Dave Hart As New AD

Posted: Updated:

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee has hired Alabama's Dave Hart as its vice chancellor and athletic director.

The university said in a news release it will hold a news conference at 6:30 p.m. to introduce Hart, who has worked since August 2008 as executive director of athletics assisting Alabama athletic director Mal Moore.

Tennessee had been looking for a new athletic director since Mike Hamilton resigned in June in the wake of a lengthy NCAA investigation.

Hart has also has advised the Atlantic Coast Conference and was athletic director at Florida State for 13 years. He graduated from Alabama and played basketball for C.M. Newton.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 NewsChannel 5 (WTVF-TV) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.