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Publish date: Apr 12, 2012

The Record

Paul Vecchio

Alfred appointed Paul Vecchio as its director of athletics. Vecchio has been the senior associate athletics director for communication and sports administration at Buffalo since 2006. Additionally, Vecchio spent 1992-95 as sports information director at Alfred.

Other transactions

Athletics directors – Otterbein selected Dawn Stewart as its director of athletics. Stewart had previously been Capital’s athletics director since 2008.


Men’s basketball – Ole Miss and head men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy agreed to a contract extension through the 2014-15 season. Kennedy has spent the last six seasons leading the program.

Women’s basketball – Texas A&M-Corpus Christi hired Royce Chadwick as its head women’s basketball coach. Chadwick spent the last 11 years as Marshall’s head coach.

Men’s and women’s soccer assistants – Saint Francis (Pennsylvania) added Bryce Cooper to its men’s soccer staff as an assistant coach. Cooper spent the past three seasons as an assistant at Butler.

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