Allen Ward http://wkms.org en MSU Athletic Director on NCAA Rules Changes http://wkms.org/post/msu-athletic-director-ncaa-rules-changes <p>Murray State University’s Athletic Director Allen Ward takes a look at NCAA rules changes and steps he's taken to ensure the university's compliance. He also talks about the new season ahead for Murray State on the field and on the court. It's Coach Chris Hatcher's fourth year, and several players who are key to the football team's success this year. He talks about Coach Steve Prohm's recent recruitment and some returning players and putting together a new team.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 19:23:07 +0000 Kate Lochte & Tracy Ross 33798 at http://wkms.org MSU Athletic Director on NCAA Rules Changes MSU Expects New Basketball Facility to Open Next Year http://wkms.org/post/msu-expects-new-basketball-facility-open-next-year <p></p><p>Murray State University expects to complete construction on its new basketball practice facility early next year.&nbsp; During a donor recognition event and facility tour today Murray State Athletics Director Allen Ward says construction of the facility is expected to be finished by Jan. 1. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 21:10:34 +0000 Whitney Jones 24047 at http://wkms.org MSU Expects New Basketball Facility to Open Next Year Jackson Suspended for 2012-13 Basketball Season http://wkms.org/post/jackson-suspended-2012-13-basketball-season <p>Murray State University basketball player Zaveral “Zay” Jackson isn’t playing in this year’s basketball season. Director of Athletics Allen Ward says he will still attend team activities such as practice and conditioning. Ward will assess Jackson’s behavior at the end of the season to decide if he'll come back to the court next year. Jackson pled guilty earlier this month to attacking two people with his car in the Murray Walmart parking lot in September. His sentencing is scheduled for November 13.</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 20:41:15 +0000 Whitney Jones 23664 at http://wkms.org Jackson Suspended for 2012-13 Basketball Season