Texas A&M Regents end meeting with no action taken for vacant coach position

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - 5:30 p.m. - The Board of Regents have ended their special meeting with no action taken. This was expected, according to university officials. We'll have a live report on News 3 at 6 to recap Thursday's meeting.


The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents are meeting right now to discuss appointing a new head football coach.

The meeting started at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Texas A&M campus in College Station. Immediately after the meeting started, the board moved into executive session.

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss legal and personnel issues relating to the football program, including issues relating to appointment of a new head coach following Kevin Sumlin's departure after the LSU game.

System executives and attorneys will discuss these matters with the board in closed session, and no Board action will be taken, according to university officials.

Texas A&M relieved Kevin Sumlin of his coaching duties Sunday after the Aggies lost to LSU.