By Fred Mitchell, Tribune reporter
11:07 p.m. CST, March 5, 2013
Northern Illinois University vice president and director of athletics Jeff Compher is slated to be announced as the new athletic director at East Carolina University on Wednesday, according to several sources.
The board of trustees at East Carolina reportedly will meet on Wednesday to approve Compher’s hiring to replace the retiring Terry Holland, according to WNCT in Greenville, N.C.
Compher, 53, is a graduate of James Madision University, where he played football.