The University of Nebraska at Kearney has announced the name of the person who will be taking over as the school's new athletic director.
Dr. Paul Plinske was named to the position Wednesday morning. He will take over for Jon McBride who stepped down from the position this spring due to health reasons.
Plinske has been director of athletics at the University of
Wisconsin-Whitewater (Division III) since 2004.
He was previously associate
director of athletics at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and
involved in athletics administration at the University of Illinois and
University of Minnesota while pursuing masters and doctoral degrees,