S.F.A. Promotes from Within

Stephen F. Austin names new AD

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) _ A longtime member of the Stephen F.

Austin athletic department today has been named athletic director.

Robert Hill has been on the athletic department staff for 19

years, first as a sports information director and then as an

assistant athletic director.

Hill earlier spent 17 years in broadcasting, including ownership

of two radio stations.

He's been involved in the radio broadcasts of Stephen F. Austin

football and basketball for 30 years.

Hill will replace the retiring Steve McCarty on September first.