According to reports Saturday in the Wisconsin State Journal, Dr. Smith is considered a top candidate for the position of System President at University of Wisconsin.
As NewsChannel 11 first told you Friday night, Dr. Smith was nominated for the job and has been interviewed by the university selection committee. According to reports Saturday in the Wisconsin State Journal, Dr. Smith is considered a top candidate.
Dr. Smith has led Texas Tech since 2002. He is currently in negotiations with Tech to extend his contract.
NewsChannel 11 will continue to follow this story and keep you informed of any new developments.