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Some names that might surface in discussions about potential replacements for University of Oregon athletic director Bill Moos.


Mitch Barnhart

Jim Bartko

Renee Mack


Mike Bellotti

Rich Brooks

Greg Byrne

Dan Fouts

Dave Heeke

Tom Jernstedt

Tom Jurich

Vin Lananna

Jim Schaus

Ron Stratten

Vince Sweeney

Current Job

Athletic director, Kentucky

Senior associate AD, Cal

Senior associate AD, UO

Football coach, UO

Football coach, Kentucky

Associate AD, external affairs,

Mississippi State

College football broadcaster, ABC

Athletic director, Central Michigan

NCAA executive vice president

Athletic director, Louisville

Associate AD, director of track

and field, UO

Athletic director, Wichita State

NCAA vice president for

education services

Senior associate AD, Wisconsin

Talking Points

Not afraid to make tough choices, former OSU AD and UO fundraiser

Strong UO background, heavily involved in arena project, close to Phil Knight

Senior women's administrator would be compelling in-house candidate; recent

finalist for AD job at Stanford

Smooth leader much-respected within Casanova Center; two jobs too much?

Proven leader and fundraiser combined AD role with coaching at UO

Son of former UO AD Bill Byrne and has worked at Oregon, OSU and Kentucky

Former Oregon quarterback, bleeds green and yellow, outside-the-box alternative

Spent 18 years at UO, became Moos' top assistant and understands UO culture

UO grad, strong national credentials, would be giving up a powerful job

Incredibly successful, UO would have to inquire, under contract through 2016

Aggressive, visionary leader with AD

experience and ties to Nike, but also now in charge of '08 Olympic Trials

Former UO staffer; hired former Oregon assistant Mark Turgeon as hoops coach

Former UO assistant coach, PSU head coach, prominent administrator

Key player for Big Ten Badgers, who have built a basketball arena
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Publication:The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Date:Nov 28, 2006
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