Tom Jurich has been fired.
The UofL board of trustees deliberated for several hours Wednesday afternoon before coming to a 10-3 vote to permanently remove him as the university’s athletics director. The firing came three days shy of the 20th anniversary of his hiring; thus ending a long, scandalous era of UofL athletics.
Vince Tyra, a UK grad and former Wildcat baseball player, is the new AD in the Ville.
Sports radio will be electric in the coming days.