SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) Gonzaga promoted Chris Standiford to director of athletics on Tuesday following the announcement that Mike Roth is retiring at the end of August after 24 years of leading the Bulldogs' sports programs. Standiford has been a member of the Gonzaga staff for 31 years and currently is the deputy director of athletics, the school said in a statement. Roth announced Monday that he would retire.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth said Monday he will retire on Aug. 31, ending a 24-year run during which the Bulldogs had unprecedented success in men's basketball and other sports. Roth has spent a total of 34 years at the private Jesuit university in Spokane.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo has promoted Doug Wojcik to assistant coach, replacing Dane Fife. Izzo also hired three former Spartans on Monday. Fife left the program in April to be the associate head coach at Indiana under Mike Woodson.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin announced the addition of 7-foot-1 center and Cincinnati transfer Chris Vogt on Friday. Vogt started 50 games at Cincinnati. ''Chris brings depth to our frontcourt, he's played at a high level, and he has four years of experience under his belt'' Wisconsin coach Greg Gard said in a statement.