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UT regents name J-School alum to be next chancellor

The UT System Board of Regents named Naval Adm. William McRaven the sole finalist to replace Francisco Cigarroa as System chancellor at a meeting on Tuesday.

McRaven, 58, is known for overseeing the operation resulting in the death of Osama bin Laden in 2011. A UT alumnus, McRaven will retire from his current position as U.S. special operations commander in August.

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