Las Vegas – UNLV President Neal Smatresk announced Wednesday the retirement of UNLV Athletics Director Jim Livengood, effective June 30.
“It is with deep regret that I announce Jim Livengood is retiring,” Smatresk said. “Jim has been a wonderful athletics director. He has dramatically increased private support and helped restore UNLV Athletics as a national brand. UNLV and Rebel fans will miss him. I wish him luck and an enjoyable retirement with his family, friends, and grandchildren.”
Livengood was named UNLV’s director of athletics Dec. 17, 2009.