Niagara hires Simon Gray as Athletic Director

LEWISTON, N.Y. (WIVB) – Simon Gray is the new Athletic Director at Niagara University, ending a nearly eight month-long stretch for NU without a permanent AD.

Gray spent the last nine years at Eastern Kentucky in a variety of roles, most recently serving as the schools acting AD. He replaces Tom Crowley, who abruptly parted ways with the school back in September.

“Niagara University has such a strong history of athletic achievement. I am thrilled to be coming to NU and I look forward to being a part in the continued success of the Purple Eagles,” said Gray. “This is a great opportunity and I look forward to working with people on campus, and in the local and regional communities, to spread the great name of Niagara athletics.”

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