ADs Derrick Gragg of Tulsa & Tommy McClelland of Louisiana Tech chat w/ Zach Dayton, Senior Associate AD for Marketing & Communications at Fairfield.
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Coach & AD Communication: Louisiana Tech's McClelland & Tulsa's Gragg
Athletic Directors Derrick Gragg of Tulsa and Tommy McClelland of Louisiana Tech chat with Zach Dayton, Senior Associate AD for Marketing & Communications at Fairfield, about effective communication methods with head coaches. Sub-topics covered include one-on-one meetings, sport oversight, donor visits and more.
0:53 - How do you coordinate meetings with your coaches?
2:50 - What is the structure of your individual meetings with head coaches?
5:19 - How do you reconcile differences of opinions on decisions?
8:10 - Do you get involved with depth charts, personnel, etc.?
11:11 - How do you decide on sport administrator oversight?
14:39 - What is your process of preparing sport administrators for sport oversight?
18:28 - Bringing a head coach on a donor visit
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