July 10, 2014
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- WKU has added John McCammon to its senior athletic department staff as Associate Athletic Director for Compliance to oversee all aspects of NCAA Compliance for WKU's 18 sports, WKU Director of Athletics Todd Stewart announced Thursday.
McCammon comes to WKU after two-and-a-half years at Middle Tennessee State University and previously spent three years at the University of Alabama and nearly three years at the University of Mississippi.
While at Middle Tennessee, McCammon oversaw all day-to-day activities regarding NCAA Compliance for financial aid, awards and benefits and playing and practice sessions for all 17 Blue Raider sports, and he provided assistance to the Associate Athletic Director for Compliance in rules violations, self-reports, waivers, hardships and rules interpretations. He also had sport oversight responsibilities for multiple sports.
During his three-plus years at Alabama from 2008-11, McCammon oversaw compliance-related activities regarding recruiting and playing and practice seasons, and he assisted with all other aspects of NCAA Compliance. McCammon worked with baseball, women's basketball, men's and women's golf, rifle and women's soccer from a compliance standpoint while at Ole Miss from 2005-08, and he also educated prospective student-athletes at camps and clinics regarding academics, drug testing, agents and gambling.
A native of Farmersburg, Ind., McCammon graduated from Harding University in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in sports management, and he earned his master's degree in sports management from the University of Kentucky in 2004.
McCammon and his wife, Katie, will reside in Bowling Green and have two sons, Levi and Dalton.
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