Discussion

Mike Hamilton resigns as AD

Updated: June 7, 2011, 8:51 PM ET
By Chris Low | ESPN.com

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Embattled Tennessee athletic director Mike Hamilton, conceding that he'd become a lightning rod for negative publicity for the university, announced his resignation on Tuesday.

Hamilton's resignation is effective June 30, although he will still attend the NCAA's Committee on Infractions hearing in Indianapolis this Saturday. Tennessee has been charged with major violations in football and men's basketball.

Tennessee chancellor Jimmy Cheek said Hamilton was not forced ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE COLLEGE SPORTS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM