AD Collier Talks Head Coach vs. AD Chair

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Prior to becoming the Athletic Director at Butler University, Barry Collier spent 30 years coaching basketball. In part one of his 1.Q interview, Collier describes how preparing for basketball differs between the Head Coach chair and AD chair. He also touches on how he interacts with Head Coaches when dealing with rule changes in the sport.

Barry Collier | Director of Athletics | Butler University (Part 1)

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Michael Bonner | Reporter | The Clarion-Ledger – Mississippi (Part 2)

Derrick Gragg | Director of Athletics | University of Tulsa (Part 2)

Derrick Gragg | Director of Athletics | University of Tulsa (Part 1)

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