Gordon Gee interim WVU president

Updated: December 6, 2013, 3:47 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Gordon Gee is returning to West Virginia University as interim president, five months after retiring from Ohio State after remarks he made jabbing Roman Catholics and Southeastern Conference schools were made public.

The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission approved Gee's hiring Friday, a day after WVU's board of governors made its recommendation without announcing a name.

Gee's stay is expected to be temporary and his salary was set at $450,000. ...

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