DATE:  June 9, 2006       
CONTACT: Jorge A. Ramirez, Assistant Vice President for Marketing and Communications, (361) 825-2427; or Melissa Goonan, Public Affairs Manager, (361) 825-2337        

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WHO:             Brian Teter, Candidate for the Position of Athletics Director at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
WHAT:           Interview with Brian Teter, Candidate for Position of Athletics Director
WHEN:           Monday, June 12 at 5 p.m.
WHERE:        Omni Bayfront Hotel, Matagorda Room

Media to Have Opportunity to Meet Candidate for Position of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Athletics Director

Brian Teter, one of four finalists for the position of athletics director at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, will be available to meet with media on Monday, June 12 from 5 to 5:30 p.m. in the Matagorda Room of the Omni Bayfront Hotel.

Teter is the associate athletics director at the University of Cincinnati, where his duties have included coordinating media relations and developing marketing and promotional plans. Teter graduated from Illinois State University in 1985 with a degree in mass communications and, after earning a master’s in athletic administration, was named the University’s assistant sports information director.

In 1990 he became an assistant in the sports information departments at Indiana University and from 1991 through 1994 served as sports information director at Miami (Ohio) University. After nine years as associate commissioner of Conference USA, he joined the University of Cincinnati staff in 2003.