Q&A: Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour

Q&A: Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour

Sandy Barbour joined Penn State as director of athletics last July after spending a decade at the University of California. She stepped into a major role overseeing 31 varsity sports teams, headlined by the football program. During her short tenure, Barbour has seen the NCAA end the competitive football sanctions against Penn State, a 5-percent increase in Beaver Stadium ticket sales and the program's first bowl victory in five years. Prior to last month's Pinstripe Bowl, in which the Nittany Lions beat Boston College in overtime, and prior to Friday's NCAA announcement of the reinstatement of the team's football records from 1998-2011, Barbour answered questions...