Lewiston (WKBW) Tom Crowley is out as the Director of Athletics at Niagara University. Tom Burns, the Associate Vice President of Communications at Niagara confirmed the move to Eyewitness Sports Director Jeff Russo. "We've made a change of leadership", said Burns. The school declined to comment any further.
Crowley's tenure with the Purple Eagles lasted less then a year. He was introduced in October of 2012. Associate Director of Athletics Steve Butler will take over in the interim. Butler also served in the interim role after former A.D. Ed McLaughlin left in the summer of 2012.