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Despite reports of firing, Maryland says Kevin Anderson remains athletic director

Despite reports of firing, Maryland says Kevin Anderson remains athletic director

Despite several reports that Kevin Anderson has been fired, Maryland tweeted Saturday that he remains the school’s athletic director.

Anderson has been the athletic director since replacing Debbie Yow in 2010.

Sources familiar with the situation said Anderson had not been in his College Park office since the end of September.

Anderson and university president Wallace Loh have been at odds for a couple of years, one source said.

Their issues escalated in recent months when Anderson, a San Francisco native, spoke with the University of California about the vacant athletic director job without telling Loh, who learned of Anderson’s...

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