The Lamar University Athletics Media Relations department is responsible for providing accurate and timely information to a variety of customers, including media, student-athletes, coaches and fans. The office, which is comprised of three full-time staff members, reports on and publicizes all 17 varsity sports in addition to improving the image of the Lamar University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, as well as that of Lamar University in general.
Other areas of responsibility handled by the Media Relations staff include writing content for Lamar's official athletic Web site (LamarCardinals.com), arranging interviews with student-athletes and coaches, setting up and moderating press conferences, and publishing the media / recruiting guides.
Mailing Address: Lamar University Athletics Media Relations P.O. Box 10066 Beaumont, TX 77710 Fax: (409) 880-2338
Shipping Address: Lamar University Athletics Montagne Center - Media Relations, Room 138, 1050 E. Lavaca Beaumont, TX 77705
JAMES DIXON Assistant Athletics Director - Football, Men's Basketball, Men's & Women's Golf. Email: email@example.com (409) 880-8329
PAT MURRAY Asst. Director - Women's Basketball, Soccer, Softball. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (409) 880-2323
MATTHEW FOWLER Asst. Director - Baseball, Cross Country, Track & Field, Men's & Women's Tennis, Volleyball. Email: email@example.com (409) 880-7848
Print Media: The Beaumont Enterprise www.beaumontenterprise.com (409) 833-3311; The Port Arthur News www.panews.com (409) 729-6397; Houston Chronicle www.chron.com (713) 362-7171; Associated Press www.ap.org (800) 442-7189; Lamar University Press (campus) www.lamaruniversitypress.com (409) 880-8101
Radio: KLVI (560 AM) www.klvi.com (409) 896-5555; KFNC (97.5 FM) www.975theticket.com (713) 266-1000
Television: KBTV (FOX 4) www.setxhomepage.com (409) 840-4444; KBMT (ABC 12) www.12newsnow.com (409) 833-7512; KFDM (CBS 6) www.kfdm.com (409) 892-6622