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University VP/Director of Athletics Tom Jurich Speaks About Conference Affiliation

University Vice President/Director of Athletics Tom Jurich
University Vice President/Director of Athletics Tom Jurich

Oct. 28, 2011

Director of Athletics/VP Tom Jurich

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - University of Louisville Vice President/Director of Athletics Tom Jurich spoke with the media on Friday at the KFC Yum! Center and briefly addressed Louisville's conference affiliation and the BIG EAST.

Below is an official statement from Jurich:

"The BIG EAST Conference has been and remains a very good home for us. We look forward to working with the league to attract quality institutions and build for the future. It was an honor to be considered for membership by the Big 12 Conference and we wish that league and West Virginia the very best as they move forward. We had many great discussions with the Big 12 leadership and they were an impressive, class group."