VERMILLION, S.D.—Caleb Christensen has been named an assistant sports information director at the University of South Dakota. Christensen will serve as the primary contact for the Coyotes' men's basketball, women's soccer and men's and women's golf programs.

Christensen spent 2019 in the sports information office at Augustana University in Sioux Falls where he served as the primary contact for six sports including volleyball, women's basketball and tennis. He also created graphics, shot and edited video pieces and managed game operations for many Vikings sports.

Prior to Augustana, Christensen served as an intern in the SID office at South Dakota State University where he assisted in game operations for five sports including football and basketball. He also volunteered at the Summit League Basketball Tournament in Sioux Falls and is a writer for Prep Hoops Dakota.

Christensen hails from Norfolk, Nebraska, but moved with his family to Tea before graduating from Tea Area High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from SDSU in December of 2018, and is currently pursuing a master's degree in sports administration and leadership from Augustana.

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