July 5, 2018
FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2014, file photo, former University of Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long speaks during a news conference in Little Rock, Ark. Long was named the new athletic director at the University of Kansas, on July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)
The search for the next athletic director at the University of Kansas is over. KU chancellor Douglas A. Girod named former Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long to the position on Thursday afternoon.