Carrizo Oil & Gas Announces Participation in Upcoming Conferences

HOUSTON, Dec. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (Nasdaq:CRZO) today announced that management is scheduled to present at the following upcoming conferences. A webcast of the presentations, if available, as well as the slide books used can be accessed on the Carrizo website at http://www.carrizo.com/ under the "Investor Relations" section.

Wells Fargo 2014 Energy Symposium
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 8:00 am EST
New York, NY

Capital One Securities 9th Annual Energy Conference
Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 8:40 am EST
New Orleans, LA

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. is a Houston-based energy company actively engaged in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas from resource plays located in the United States. Our current operations are principally focused in proven, producing oil and gas plays primarily in the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas, the Utica Shale in Ohio, the Niobrara Formation in Colorado, and the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania.

CONTACT: Jeffrey P. Hayden, CFA, VP - Investor Relations (713) 328-1044 David L. Pitts, Chief Financial Officer (713) 328-1000

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