NC State head men's and women's swimming coach Brooks Teal has been named an assistant coach for the US National team as it prepares for the 2007 FINA World Championships. Teal, who is finishing his seventh season for the Wolfpack, was the collegiate coach for former NC State All-American sprinter Cullen Jones. Jones, a favorite to medal in Melbourne, Austrailia, in the 50 freestyle, will join Teal in the land down under in March.
More information can be found on USASwimming.org's website for the championships. GoPack.com will also have interviews and stories on Teal and Jones in the coming weeks heading up to the World Championships.