Pat Chun to be named new WSU Director of Athletics

Pat Chun to be named new WSU Director of Athletics
Photo courtesy: Florida Atlantic University 

UPDATE: Wednesday’s press conference has been postponed due to the tragic news regarding WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski. No rescheduled date has been announced.

Original story:

Washington State University announced Tuesday that University President Kirk Schulz will introduce the Cougars’ next Director Of Athletics at a press conference, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 at 11 a.m.

ESPN is reporting the new athletic director will be Pat Chun of Florida Atlantic University. Chun has been FAU’s AD since July of 2012.

Florida Atlantic athletic director Pat Chun is set to be named the new athletic director at Washington State, sources told ESPN. He will be introduced Wednesday.

— Kyle Bonagura (@BonaguraESPN) January 17, 2018
The University has been searching for a new AD since Bill Moos left unexpectedly to take over the job at Nebraska in October.