Russell Luna Joins TSU Athletic Media Relations Staff
Russell Luna joined Tennessee State University in September 2011 as the Assistant Director of Media Relations. Luna serves as the primary men's basketball and track & field contact, while assisting with football and TSUTigers.com content.
Luna joins TSU after spending the 2010-11 season as a graduate assistant at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He handled media relations for the Ragin' Cajuns volleyball, women's basketball and track & field teams.
Prior to joining UL, Luna was the media relations assistant at Western Carolina University, where his primary sports included women's soccer and track & field.
Luna has also completed professional internships with the Tennessee Titans and the Houston Astros.
His other experiences include helping with media operations at the 2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four in Houston and working several games for the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl.
A native of Lincoln County, Tenn., Luna graduated with a bachelors of science in Electronic Media Communication Journalism at Middle Tennessee State University in 2009. He is currently pursuing his master's degree in journalism.
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