George Mason Pres. on A-10 move: 'Creates very exciting opportunities'
Mon, 25 Mar 2013|
CSN Washington dot com. Well -- on help Cabrera president George Mason University could not be here in person due to prior out of town commitment he's joining us via. Video conference. I'd like to thank doctor Cabrera. For his outstanding leadership. In this initiative. And his tremendous support athletics and now 500 student athletes I am please introduce doctor Cabrera. Thank you so much stop and thank you so much and and good afternoon everyone. I think you've we're venturing there's no I was not reported that temperature here in nine -- still -- it's it's it's tonight's. Let me -- recognize us in the room about director of the university. I'm used to document and also -- that are -- -- then I I think then and now my my colleagues and all of -- corner for being with us today. I yeah I mean I would like to -- 21 let you know that I am very very excited about his decision and what it means war four George Mason University. I can be joining the Atlantic ten Mac conference. I also I wanted to take this opportunity are -- things -- burner that may delay yeah the commissioner of the 2010. And it also doctor does did not the president of -- Washington University whose car hates sharing get -- tends. I president's council for the confidence that they deposited in in ascending during the occasion to to join. These great conference and and all the wonderful institutions that comprise it. This move as as many as you can imagine create soul -- a very exciting opportunities. Four for our students. For our student athletes but also for the entire Mason community. I would have thought about this decision very very carefully. And we concluded that it was the right decision at the right time for the university. How we obviously are founding member of the colonial athletic association and then in and we are we're proud of it and we're proud of I think -- made contributions to two back offense. -- on that and I creating Indian coordinating the the colonial. I can -- my hands and we're proud of our many successes in the conference and we're grateful our partners into the conference. I think what they've done perhaps that -- the biggest success which I. You obviously I've memorable run to to the after the trial for the NCAA 2006. I'm I'm so that we believe that I don't you -- -- ten. I'm -- this this is what how about that a lot of value our press in many ways you will of course -- to showcase that the wonderful work of our faculty and and our and our students. You will also recorded just went with old rivals. And you will help us create new and exciting out rivalries. He really well how does how big presence and contribute to keep bringing you to -- that the Mason Branden in regions and markets that are really. -- important for us. CSN Washington dot com.