Arkansas State Board of Trustees extends Dr. Dean Lee's contract

Jonesboro ( - The Arkansas State Board of Trustees has voted to extend the contract of Director of Athletics Dr. Dean Lee through June 30, 2012.

Dr. Lee replaced Paul Griffin as athletic director in 2002. During his tenure Arkansas State has seen growth in football attendance, hired former LSU coach John Brady as head coach, and replaced Steve Roberts as head coach in football with Hugh Freeze. Giving to the Red Wolf Club has grown over his time at ASU.