MIKE BOHN (born November 16, 1960) is the athletic director at the University of Cincinnati , hired in February 2014. He previously held the same position at the University of Colorado , San Diego State University , and the University of Idaho .
Born in Hinsdale, Illinois , Bohn's family moved to Boulder, Colorado , when he was a year old. He was a three-sport athlete at Boulder High School and graduated in 1979. Bohn played football and baseball at the University of Kansas and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1983. He earned a master's degree in sports administration from Ohio University in 1984.
Bohn was appointed at Colorado on April 13, 2005, succeeding Jack Lengyel , and his appointment was extended for a second five-year term in 2010. He was encouraged by the administration to resign on May 28, 2013.
At Cincinnati, Bohn succeeds Whit Babcock, who left for Virginia Tech .
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