UofL ATHLETICS | Vince Tyra Discusses His Vision for UofL Athletics

11/24/2017 10:00 AM

UofL Interim Athletic Director Vince Tyra is getting ready for his first Governor’s Cup as the man in charge of UofL Athletics.

Tyra took over the athletic department early last month amid fallout from the UofL men’s basketball recruiting scandal.

Spectrum News’ Andrew Chernoff sat down with Tyra on Tuesday morning. The two of them discussed a variety of topics.

One of the things they talked about was the future of the department. While discussing that, Tyra shared his vision for the future of UofL Athletics:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

Whether he is working sporting events or not, he always loves talking sports. He is a prolific tweeter, so if you want to stay “in the know” about sports in the Bluegrass, follow Andrew on Twitter @ADChernoff. If you have a story idea for our sports team, send it to Andrew at Andrew.Chernoff@charter.com.


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