New Gopher AD 23 Apr 12

The University of Minnesota has scheduled an afternoon news conference where Virginia Commonwealth athletic director Norwood Teague [[ TEEG ]] will be introduced as the new Golden Gopher director of athletics. Teague was named as the finalist for the job yesterday and met with several university officials this morning, including U-of-M President Eric Kaler. Teague has been at V-C-U since 2006 and prior to that served stints working in the athletic departments at his alma mater North Carolina, Arizona State, and Virginia. He will take over for outgoing Minnesota A-D Joel Maturi. The announcement will take place at TCF Bank Stadium.