Tom O'Brien smiles as he talks with the media. O'Brien was named the 33rd head coach at NC State.
Board of Trustees Chairman Wendell Murphy spoke prior to O'Brien.
O'Brien and Murphy shake hands as O'Brien is introduced to the crowd.
O'Brien prepares to address the crowd while AD Lee Fowler and Provost Nelson applaud in the background.
NC State basketball coach Sidney Lowe was present for the press conference.
O'Brien's wife Jennifer, center, and two daughters, Colleen and Bridget, were also in attendance. His son, Dan, is a graduate football assistant at Harvard.
Pack freshman defensive end Willie Young discussed the hiring with the media.