Herring comes to San Antonio after spending the past seven years as the strength and conditioning coordinator for the University of Florida menís basketball and menís and womenís golf and tennisprograms ... was an integral part of the Gators back-to-back national championships in 2006 and 2007 Ö prior to his stint in Gainesville, he helped the Oklahoma State Cowboys menís basketball program reach the 2004 Final Four Ö arrived at Oklahoma State University after spending two years as an intern at the University of Texas ... earned his bachelorís degree in exercise sports science from Southwest Texas in 1994 ... achieved his M.Ed. in kinesiology from the University of Texas in May of 2002 Ö a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association and USA Weightlifting ... also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a Certified Sports Performance Coach ... A native of Austin, Texas, Herring is married to the former Cindy Von Eper and the two are proud parents of Laney Austin.