East Carolina Director of Athletics Jeff Compher issues statement on Big 12 membership

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Thursday, East Carolina Director of Athletics Jeff Compher issued a statement about East Carolina becoming a Big 12 member.

In the brief statement, Compher said, “I believe strongly East Carolina deserves to be in the Big 12 as we can deliver the entire state of North Carolina. We have been positioning ourself to be the next member for the past 12 months and will continue to do so.”

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