Kansas AD Lew Perkins retires
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Embattled Kansas athletic director Lew Perkins retired 12 months early Tuesday, following a year of controversy and embarrassment for both himself and the school.
Perkins, 65, said in June that he would retire in September 2011. Instead, he and chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little announced he was leaving immediately and didn't make themselves available to reporters to explain why.
"There is no question that Kansas athletics has benefited from Lew Perkins' leadership," ...
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