UCLA's Guerrero nominated for athletic director of the year

UCLA's Dan Guerrero is a nominee for the Athletic Director of the Year Award given by Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily.

Other candidates include Dick Baddour from the North Carolina, Gene Bleymaier from Boise State, Mal Moore from Alabama and Gene Smith from Ohio State.

The Sports Business Awards recognize excellence and outstanding achievement in the business of sports for the period from Jan. 1, 2009, through Feb. 28, 2010. Athletic directors from colleges and universities in the United States were eligible, according to a release.

Winners will be announced on May 20 at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.

For the nominees in all 15 categories, go here.