ASU Athletic Director Ray Anderson Talk Stadium Renovation, Balancing Academics

By Steve Goldstein
Published: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 3:04pm
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ASU Athletic Director Ray Anderson.

The Arizona State University athletic department has a lot of programs and a lot of competition — from inside the Pac-12 Conference and around the community.

That hasn’t stopped Athletic Director Ray Anderson from making major hires — including men’s basketball coach Bobby Hurley and men’s swimming coach Bob Bowman, who brought Olympic champion Michael Phelps along.

We spoke with Anderson about Sun Devil Stadium renovation and his feelings about balancing academics and athletics.