A source at Prairie View A&M University has confirmed that the university will name current Mississippi Valley State University Athletic Director Ashley Robinson as the new Panther AD. The formal announcement will be made tomorrow at a press conference beginning at 1:30 CST.
Robinson was among six finalists interviewed for the job, along with former PVAMU head football coach and current North Carolina Central University head coach Henry Frazier III, and Howard University Senior Associate Athletic Director Shelley Davis-Hill.
Robinson formerly served as Prairie View’s assistant vice-president of Athletic Compliance and Academic Advising, and as assistant commissioner for the SWAC. A former four-year starter for the Mississippi Valley State men’s basketball team, he is the school’s all-time leader in assists.
Robinson will take over AD duties for Vice President of Auxiliary Services Fred Washington.