Byrne leaving Starkville for Arizona
Mississippi State has confirmed that its athletic director, Greg Byrne, is leaving the school for the same job at Arizona.
Byrne said he is leaving Starkville "with a very heavy heart," but has decided to do so with his family's interests in mind.
Byrne was the AD at Mississippi State for two years. During that time he forced the resignation of the Southeastern Conference's first African-American football coach, Sylvester Croom. Byrne replaced him with Florida assistant coach Dan Mullen, ...
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