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Edgar Gantt
Position: Associate Commissioner
Alma Mater: University of Kentucky
Phone: 205-251-7573 (x2242)
Email: e.gantt@swac.org

Edgar Gantt, a former football player at Kentucky, is the Assistant Comissioner for the SWAC. He previously served as the director of compliance at the University of Arkansas.

At Arkansas, the Mt. Holly, N.J., native assisted with the day-to-day activities of the compliance office, including rules education, SEC and NCAA rules interpretations, official and unofficial visits, complimentary tickets, national letters of intent and financial aid.

Gantt joined the Razorback staff after spending the previous year as the director of compliance at Drake University. He interned at the SEC office from August 2004 until going to Drake in January 2006. Before working at the SEC, he interned at Kentucky from August 2003 to February 2004.

Gantt, who went to high school at Rancocas Valley Regional in New Jersey, played at Kentucky from 1998-2001. He earned his bachelor's in education in May 2002 and his master's in sport management in December 2003, both from Kentucky.

He is married to Nneka and they have a son, Nathan and daughter, Charli.

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