Verge Ausberry LSU Power Broker

LSU football standout, Executive Deputy Athletic Director and Executive Director of External Relations insightful discussion on building an athletic program the right way, impact of transfer portal and (NIL) Name Image Likeness. Verge Ausberry provides the keys to managing coaches and student-athletes.

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Selected quotes and notes from Count Time Podcast with LD Azobra Interview with Verge Ausberry

Good evening. Good evening. Good evening it’s 4:00 PM. Stand up it’s count time, time for every man and woman to stand up and be counted. Welcome to another edition of Count Time podcast. I am brother LD Azobra formerly named Lyman white. Thank you for joining us today.

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Today we have another great special guest friend, I guess I can say colleague, someone I’ve been knowing for a long time. He’s a living legend, of course. But today we’re going to focus on more.
Did you know?

Did you know? And so we kind of blessed. We got a combination of both. We got a legend and we got someone going to enlightened us about did you know? So I like to welcome a friend, Mr. Verge Ausberry. Welcome to Count Time Podcast.

Thank you.

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Also, you played at LSU and then you went on to get a master’s degree. And what’s the master degree with that?

Education Administration Supervision.

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LSU is doing a great job right now. We’re one of the leaders in the nation with African American students on campus, 16%. Now that’s number one for public institutions flagship institutions in the country. So we’ve done a great job. We have an African American President right now. A lot of progress has been made.

Got a long way to go.

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Well, a long ways to go, but I think a lot of things have been done for the best. And since the times that you were here at times before our parents couldn’t come here. Also, my parents went to Grambling and graduate school in Oklahoma, in order to get a master’s degree.

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There are some things we need to do and improve on. We have two African American Deans, also College of Education and Dean of Business School. So we look at things that have taken place over the years. LSU is turning in the right direction.

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Did You Know?

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Who Is Verge Ausberry?
A former LSU football standout, Verge Ausberry is LSU’s Executive Deputy Athletic Director and Executive Director of External Relations.

Who Is Verge Ausberry married to?
Verge is married to the former Cheri Morial of New Orleans. They have two sons, Austin and Jaiden.

Who is the athletic director at LSU?
LSU Athletic Director is Scott Woodward

What you need to know about name, image and likeness?
The NCAA approved a policy that allows student-athletes to sign endorsement deals, hire an agent, and otherwise profit off their name, image and likeness.

What is cost of attendance NCAA?
Division I college athletes now can receive athletics scholarships that provide funds to help pay the full costs of attending college, such as travel and other expenses.

What is 5890 academic achievement?
The injunction the result of Pay for Play case provides that the NCAA may not limit the amount of cash or cash-like benefits related to education that student-athletes may receive annually to a level lower than the amount that student-athletes may receive for athletic achievements on top of a cost-of-attendance scholarship. (That amount is currently $5,890.)