Senior media executive Murdoch MacLennan is the new chairman of the Scottish Professional Football League, replacing the outgoing Ralph Topping.
The Scottish Professional Football League has confirmed the format and seedings for next season's Betfred League Cup competition.
The SPFL has confirmed the date for the commencement of league competitions at the start of the 2016/17 Scottish football season.
Summer football is on its way to Scotland thanks to a major revamp of the Scottish League Cup.
Dunfermline will travel south to face Ayr United in the tie of the William Hill Scottish Cup third round.
Brave Arbroath gave Hearts an almighty fright at Tynecastle but saw their hopes of a famous victory dashed by a four- minute blitz by the Jambos.
Rangers continued their progress in this season’s Petrofac Training Cup courtesy of a 2-0 victory over East Fife at New Bayview.
Hamilton eased into the second round of the League Cup after Dougie Imrie marked his competitive debut with a goal in a 2-1 win against Arbroath.
East Fife manager Gary Naysmith turned to his former Sheffield United team-mate, Chris Morgan, for advice on defender Regan Edridge.
Montrose have completed the signing of full-back Ross Graham from junior outfit Dundonald Bluebell.