Borsig to leave IHL post, return to the W

Incoming commissioner of higher education Jim Borsig announced Thursday his intention to remain as president of Mississippi University for Women.

Borsig was scheduled to officially succeed former commissioner Hank Bounds, who left to become the president of the University of Nebraska, April 15. His return to the W will have to be formally approved by the state College Board. Borsig will serve as commissioner during the transition, a Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning press release said.