UK basketball SID headed to MIssissippi State

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Incoming Mississippi State athletic
director Greg Byrne has recruited another new hire away from
Scott Stricklin has been named a new associate athletic director
at Mississippi State.
He will replace Byrne, who officially took over in Starkville
last Friday.
Like new Mississippi State baseball coach John Cohen, Stricklin
comes from Kentucky where Byrne was an associate athletic director
under Byrne's former boss, Mitch Barnhart.
Stricklin will handle fundraising for the Bulldogs. He told
friends and media about his new job through an e-mail sent out
Mississippi State spokesman Mike Nemeth confirmed the hire to
The Associated Press.

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