James Slagle
James  Slagle

Assistant Director of Marketing

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James Slagle is the Assistant Director of Marketing at the University of Minnesota. His role includes planning, coordinating, and executing the marketing elements for Gopher football, men’s basketball, and wrestling. He also serves as the Athletic Marketing liaison to on-campus departments, and assists with other event on campus such as Homecoming, Welcome Week, and Goldy's Run.

Prior to arriving in the Twin Cities in February 2012, Slagle worked and studied at the University of Southern California (USC). He earned his Master's Degree in Education from USC in 2012 and spent several years working in their Student-athlete Academic Services and Athletic Marketing departments.

Slagle is a native of Chicago, Ill., and also has a bachelor's degree in Communication and Management from Saint John's University (Minnesota). Slagle is the Big Ten Conference's Representative to the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) and serves as an adjunct professor of Sports Marketing at the University of Minnesota.


Weather Delay: Gophers vs. Wildcats

3/24/2018 - Softball

Minnesota continues their Big Ten series against Northwestern on a frigid Saturday afternoon.

Live: Gophers at Cornhuskers

3/24/2018 - Baseball

Minnesota (15-8, 1-0 Big Ten) takes on Nebraska (12-10, 0-1 Big Ten) in game two of the series. First pitch is set for 3:10 p.m.

McHugh Swims Record Time in All-American Finish

3/23/2018 - M. Swimming

Conner McHugh swam a huge 100 breaststroke race for Minnesota men's swimming and diving squad Friday night at the NCAA Championships.

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