Desiree Reed-Francois was introduced Tuesday as UNLV’s new athletic director. She offered little in the way of specifics, but made clear her expectations are high.
New UNLV athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois started out wanting to be a lawyer until her younger brother’s accident changed the course of her life.
Quotes from officials and coaches throughout the country on new UNLV athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois.
Here are five questions that need to be asked that need to be asked of new UNLV athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois when she is introducted Tuesday afternoon.
UNLV officially named Desiree Reed-Francois its new athletic director on Monday, making her the first female Hispanic AD at the Football Bowl Subdivision level.
UNLV was negotiating a contract to make Desiree Reed-Francois the school’s next athletic director and, unless things stall, an official announcement could come as early as Monday.
Virginia Tech deputy athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois has been offered UNLV’s AD position and was close to finalizing a deal Friday with the university, according to multiple sources close to the situation.
UNLV officials will continue to interview candidates for the athletic director’s position this week, and hope to announce a list of finalists by early next week.
The spring season came and went for the UNLV football team, and it answered many questions for what to expect for Tony Sanchez’s third season as coach.
UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez will make an annual salary of $600,000 starting in 2017 after the Board of Regents signed off on a new three-year extension last month.