ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Greg McGarity has been introduced as
Georgia's new athletic director.
Georgia president says McGarity will officially begin his duties
on Sept. 1.
McGarity replaces Damon Evans, who resigned July 5 after he was
charged with driving under the influence in Atlanta near midnight
McGarity has been the senior associate athletic director at
Florida, where his responsibilities included assisting AD Jeremy
Foley in supervising football and men's basketball and direct
oversight of swimming and women's tennis.
McGarity has been at Florida since 1992, when left Georgia.
McGarity worked a variety of jobs at Georgia, including sports
information assistant and head women's tennis coach before rising
to an assistant athletic director under Vince Dooley.
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