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HOUSTON Texas Southern University and athletic director Charles McClelland have agreed to a contract extension through 2018.

McClelland has been with the university since 2008.

Since becoming director of athletics for TSU, McClelland has elevated the athletics program to a higher level as it relates to athletics, academics and overall brand visibility. 

In his four years at the helm of the department, McClelland has secured over $1.4 million dollars in corporate sponsorships and alumni contributions to help support the TSU s athletics programs.

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