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Ex-Athletes, Team Owners Discuss Sports Business

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Morgantown, W.Va. (AP) -- Former athletes Oliver Luck and Sam Huff will join sports team owners to discuss the business of sports at West Virginia University.

Luck is a two-time academic all-american who led the Mountaineers to a 1981 Peach Bowl victory, and Huff is a former NFL star who played for the New York Giants and the Washington Redskins.

Joining them at 6 p.m. Nov. 4 in the Erickson Alumni Center will be Ken Kendrick, managing general partner of the Arizona Diamondbacks, and Bob Nutting, principal owner of the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Nutting is also a former president of the West Virginia Press Association and is president and chief executive of Odgen Newspapers in Wheeling.

The event is free and open to the public.

(Copyright 2009 by the Associated Press. All rights reserved.)


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