Athletic Timeline

  • A&M Board of Regents approval
  • Appointed Faculty Athletics Representative
  • Identify & appoint members of Athletics Implementation Task Force
  • Making public announcement of intent to join NAIA & RRAC
  • Announce all at Fall Convocation

  • Develop plans to renovate space of Athletics Department
  • Secure location & create infrastructure to ensure success of eSports
  • Develop plans for on-campus practice


  • Prepare & submit formal application to NAIA
  • Re-organization of Recreational Sports
  • Begin recruitment for Athletics Director
  • Finalize schematic for on-campus practice venues

  • Create Athletics Launch webpage Post webpage for prospective S-As to submit interest survey
  • Develop announcement to high school ADs & coaches to alert them to our intent to offer in Fall 2020
  • Meet with recruiters to ensure consistent messaging to prospective S-As

  • Announce hiring of new Athletics Director
  • Begin recruitments for Associate AD-Compliance & Student-Athlete Services
  • Begin recruitments for Head Coaches - all sports
  • Hire eSports Coach