Athletic News

Texas A&M University-San Antonio announces first director of intercollegiate athletics & recreational sports program

Wednesday, 01 15 2020

Darnell Smith — once a top-recruited student-athlete at Taft High School — is returning home to lead the nascent intercollegiate athletics and recreational sports program at Texas A&M University-San Antonio. A&M-San Antonio’s intercollegiate athletics program will be a first for South Bexar County and will support the Institution’s aggressive growth trajectory and enrich the student experience....


Announcing the inaugural Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports

Wednesday, 01 08 2020

I am delighted to announce the appointment of Darnell Smith as Texas A&M University-San Antonio’s inaugural Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports...


Commencing the search for our Inaugural Athletics Director

Monday, 10 21 2019

As you know, work is underway to bring intercollegiate athletics to campus in fall 2020. An intercollegiate athletics implementation (ICAI) task force was convened in late August to ensure that we meet the key milestones necessary for our fall athletics launch...


A&M-San Antonio to officially launch in 2020 college-level athletics following today’s Board of Regents approval of fee structure

Friday, 09 27 2019

Texas A&M University-San Antonio will bring intercollegiate sports to South San Antonio in Fall 2020 with the intended launch of an athletics program. The most recent step in a comprehensive process occurred today with the A&M System Board of Regents approval of a student fee that will directly support the athletics program...


Update regarding the August 8, 2019 Board of Regents Meeting

Monday, 08 12 2019

As the Texas Legislature's 86th Regular Session closed at the end of May, one of the remaining issues that had not reached full resolution was the bill authorizing A&M-San Antonio to introduce a student fee to fund athletics...


Athletics Program Update

Sunday, 06 09 2019

As the Texas Legislature's 86th Regular Session closed at the end of May, one of the remaining issues that had not reached full resolution was the bill authorizing A&M-San Antonio to introduce a student fee to fund athletics...