Bradley University's Athletic Director announces resignation

PEORIA - Bradley University's athletic director has announced his resignation effective March 15.

On Monday, the university's athletic director Michael Cross said that he plans to step down from his position after the Missouri Valley Conference women's basketball tournament.  Cross also said that he wanted to thank Bradley leaders and students for his five years with the university.

However, Cross' statement didn't include a reason as to why he has chosen to leave, and also did not mention any plans to hire a successor.  In response to the statement, Bradley President Joanne Glasser thanked Cross for his work, referring to him as "a man of high ethical standards, integrity, and character."
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