- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 23, 2014

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota State University has hired four new people in its athletic department, including two executives.

The school announced Wednesday that Jeff Holm has been named senior associate athletic director for facilities and operations, and Brian Brunner will be the assistant athletic director for annual giving.

Holm has been the associate athletic director at Augustana College in Sioux Falls for the last four years. Brunner previously served in the Central Michigan athletic department.

The department is also adding Carly Case as athletic academic adviser and Kadero Watson as football operations coordinator.