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Longtime UofL sports figure Jim McGhee dies

May 9, 2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Jim McGhee, who worked with Louisville athletics since 1977, including the last 24 as assistant director for varsity sports and student life, has died. He was 73.

The school announced in a release that McGhee’s visitation is May 13 with his funeral on May 14 at Watson Memorial Baptist Church in Louisville. An athletics spokeswoman said McGhee died on Saturday. The cause of death was not mentioned at his family’s request.