Report: New Grambling president fires AD, men's basketball coach Report: New Grambling president fires AD, men's basketball coach Grambling State University logo Advocate story July 04, 2014 Comments According to various news outlets, new Grambling interim president Cynthia Warrick has fired Athletic Director Aaron James and men's basketball coach Joseph Price. Warrick, who replaced former president Frank Pogue, started her tenure as new president on Tuesday. Warrick didn't stop the athletic changes with James and Price. She also reassigned athletic business manager Terrance Bedford. James was Grambling's athletic director for three years. Price had a record of 5-52 in two seasons with the Tigers.