On Thursday, three huge names in Louisville, James Patterson, Lonnie Ali and Dr. Mark Lynn, released a joint letter to the citizens of Louisville.
The letter asks that the community speak out in support of Tom Jurich to be reinstated as the Athletic Director of the University of Louisville.
Letter from James Patterson, Lonnie Ali and Dr. Mark Lynn in support of Tom Jurich pic.twitter.com/gncLGGHL5w
— Jason Riley (@JasonRileyWDRB) October 12, 2017
Under Jurichs lead, the University of Louisville has become a powerhouse in many sports. Most notably football, men and womens basketball and baseball. Jurich also led the university to the prestigious Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).
The fate of Tom Jurich as Louisvilles AD is said to be decided at the Board of Trustees meeting on October 18th.