Here's What Got The Biggest AD In Sports Fired After 2 Years
Athletic Director Steve Patterson had a reputation for putting money above all else. Now, less than two years after he was hired, he's been fired.By Carter Woodiel | September 15, 2015
The University of Texas has parted ways with Athletic Director Steve Patterson less than two years after he was hired. For many, it couldn’t have come soon enough.
"This is a guy who really created a lot of mistrust and created a lot of tension at Texas very quickly with his management style," said ESPN reporter Max Olson (video via ESPN)
Patterson developed a reputation of putting money above all else, something that didn’t sit well with fans and donors.