Austin Founder Lions Club

Chip Brown of

  • 01 Sep 2011
  • 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Wells Fargo Building, 400 W. 15th Street, 3rd floor Auditorium REGISTER BEFORE WED - NOON


  • There is no fee charged for a guest(s) visiting for the first time
  • Guests are charged a lunch fee of $15 for each visit after their first visit.
  • There is no fee charged for a guest visiting for the first time. Please present yourself as a guest at the registration table and we will gladly introduce you to the club.

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Chip Brown

Introduction by
Lion Gary Annis

The topic will be a little lighter this week as we welcome Chip Brown to discuss Big 12 Sports. Join us as he shares with us the inside scoop on covering sports for ESPN (and yes, even Aggies will be let in...)

Lunch menu: Meatloaf with gravy, grilled fresh vegetables, and mashed potatoes, along with a mixed field green salad, assorted rolls, and a special dessert. Grilled chicken Caesar salad or vegetarian alternatives also available.

Speaker's Bio:

Chip Brown, Big 12 SportsChip Brown has covered Texas and the Big 12 for since 2008. In the summer of 2010, he broke several stories about college realignment that landed him and his coverage on ESPN and other national TV and radio shows. He also serves as a regular guest analyst on Your News Now and Time Warner's Non-Stop Sports Channel in Austin.

Brown has been in Austin since 1992, when he began covering the Capitol and the Texas Longhorns for The Associated Press.

In 1998, Brown began covering Texas for The Dallas Morning News. In 2001 and 2002, Brown moved to Dallas to cover the Cowboys before returning to Austin to resume covering Texas in 2003.

Brown attended SMU, where he helped cover the football scandal that led to the Death Penalty as a reporter for the student newspaper The Daily Campus.

Brown has received numerous awards, including the John L. Dougherty Award for "excellence by a young AP writer"; the Associated Press staffer of the year; as well as a Headliner Award for sports reporting.

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