Iowa State AD Jamie Pollard posts photo after triple-bypass surgery

Saturday March 14th, 2015

Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard tweeted a photo of him standing in the hospital where he is recovering from the heart surgery he underwent on Tuesday.

Pollard suffered the heart attack on Monday while he was watching his daughters compete at a track meet at the University of Northern Iowa.

Pollard, 50, has been the Cyclones' athletic director since 2005. Before that, he served as the deputy athletic director at Wisconsin

Iowa State said senior associate athletics director David Harris will serve as the acting AD while Pollard recovers.

- Sarah Barshop and Molly Geary

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