Episode 095: UMBC Athletic Director Tim Hall


Manage episode 219976223 series 1745938
By Jamy Bechler. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Tim Hall is the Director of Athletics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). He was also appointed President of the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association (ADA) in the summer of 2017 and has served as the chairman of the NCAA Committee on Women’s Athletics. During the 2018 NCAA Tournament, the UMBC Retrievers Men’s Basketball team made history when they became the first ever No. 16 seed to beat the No. 1 seed when they beat Virginia by 20 points, 74-54. Tim has previously served as the Athletic Director at the University of Missouri at Kansas City. Before heading up his own departments, he was the assistant A.D. at Eastern Kentucky University, Saint Xavier University, Youngstown State University, and Kent State University.

In today’s episode, we discuss:
  • The historic upset that the men's basketball team had in the 2018 NCAA Tournament
  • How to build a mid-major athletic program
  • Hiring and keeping good team members
  • What makes UMBC so special

Twitter: @ADTimHall

UMBC Twitter: @UMBCAthletics

Facebook: UMBCathletics

Instagram: @umbcathletics

Website: UMBCretrievers.com

Click here for UMBC's Youtube channel

Articles of interest ...

Past "Success is a Choice" podcast episodes of interest . . .

Today’s podcast is brought to you by audible – get a FREE audiobook download and 30-day free trial (new subscribers only) at www.audibletrial.com/SuccessIsAChoice. Over 180,000 titles to choose from for your iPhone, Android, Kindle or mp3 player. Our friends at audible are offering a free download of some of our past guests including Todd Gongwer, Kevin Harrington, Lolly Daskal, Bob Burg, Amy Morin, Michael Burt, Larry Winget, and Pat Williams. Take advantage of this great deal by visiting www.AudibleTrial.com/SuccessIsAChoice.

127 episodes