College Sports

The extra scrutiny of being an African-American athletic director

Six athletic directors discuss what it’s like to run an elite college athletic program while black

The Undefeated conducted a roundtable discussion with African-American athletic directors at some of the most elite athletic programs in the country. Featured in this roundtable were:

  • Vanderbilt’s David Williams
  • Arizona State’s Ray Anderson
  • Florida State’s Stan Wilcox
  • Michigan’s Warde Manuel
  • Stanford’s Bernard Muir
  • Cal’s Mike Williams

In this video, they talk about the extra level of scrutiny they believe they face that white athletic directors do not face.