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Jeff Compher will be introduced as East Carolina's new Athletics Director at a 4 p.m. news conference this afternoon, the university announced on Wednesday.
Compher will be taking over for Terry Holland, who announced his retirement in December. Holland had previously been the Pirates' AD since 2004.
Compher has been the AD at Northern Illinois for the past five years. Prior to his stint at NIU, Compher had also served in administrative, but non-AD positions at N.C. State and Western Carolina, among others.
Hoist The Colours will have full comments from Compher and more details following this afternoon's news conference.