EXCO Resources, Inc. (NYSE:XCO) (“EXCO”) today announced that it is continuing its search for a new Chief Executive Officer. EXCO is currently in various stages of discussions with candidates. In connection with such search, EXCO may consider acquiring oil and gas entities or properties owned by or affiliated with the candidate who is ultimately selected.

There is no specific timing with respect to the selection of a new CEO or assurance that any of the candidates presently in discussions with EXCO will be selected.

EXCO Resources, Inc. is an oil and natural gas exploration, exploitation, acquisition, development and production company headquartered in Dallas, Texas with principal operations in Texas, Louisiana and the Appalachia region.

Additional information about EXCO may be obtained by contacting Chris Peracchi, Vice President of Finance and Investor Relations, and Treasurer, at EXCO’s headquarters, 12377 Merit Drive, Suite 1700, Dallas, TX 75251, telephone number (214) 368-2084, or by visiting EXCO’s website at www.excoresources.com. EXCO’s SEC filings and press releases can be found under the Investor Relations tab.

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