SOURCE: Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc.

March 17, 2006 05:15 ET

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. Conference Call to Discuss 2005 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

HOUSTON, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 17, 2006 -- Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRZO) will hold a conference call to discuss 2005 fourth quarter and full year financial results on Monday, March 20, 2006 at 9:00 AM Central Standard Time. Carrizo plans to issue an earnings press release prior to the market opening on Monday, March 20, 2006.

Date & Time:        Monday, March 20th at 9:00 AM Central Standard Time

Dial-In Number:     888-214-7569 (U.S. & Canada)
                    415-537-1883 (Intl./Local)

Telephone Replay
 Number:            800-633-8284 (U.S. & Canada)
                    402-977-9140 (Intl./Local)

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 Reservation #:     21285974 for U.S., Canadian and International callers.
Replay available through Monday, March 27, 2006 at 11:00 AM Central Standard Time

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc., is a Houston-based energy company actively engaged in the exploration, development, exploitation and production of oil and natural gas primarily in proven onshore trends along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast regions and the Barnett Shale area in North Texas. Carrizo controls significant prospective acreage blocks and utilizes advanced 3-D seismic techniques to identify potential oil and gas reserves and drilling opportunities.