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                    *** Murray State University Directory ***
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Murray, Kentucky
 Total Enrollment:  10,558
 Founded:           1922
 Nickname:          Racers
 Colors:            Navy & Gold
 Conference:        Ohio Valley
 Stadium:           Roy Stewart Stadium (16,800)
 Surface:           FieldTurf
 Mascot:            Dunker the Horse
 
 President:         Dr. Randy J. Dunn
 Athletic Director: Allen Ward
 Head Coach:        Chris Hatcher
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Playoff Games
 ----   -----                         ------- -------------
 1924   Irby Koffman                   3-3-3
 1925   Carlisle Cutchin               6-0-1
 1926   Carlisle Cutchin               5-2-1
 1927   Carlisle Cutchin               7-1-1
 1928   Carlisle Cutchin               9-0-1
 1929   Carlisle Cutchin               5-  4
 1930   Carlisle Cutchin               5-  4
 1931   Ray Morgan                     5-3-1
 1932   Roy Stewart                    4-2-3
 1933   Roy Stewart                    9-  0
 1934   Roy Stewart                    6-  3
 1935   Roy Stewart                    3-  5
 1936   Roy Stewart                    5-  4
 1937   Roy Stewart                    8-1-1
 1938   Roy Stewart                    6-2-1
 1939   Roy Stewart                    4-4-1
 1940   Roy Stewart                    4-3-2
 1941   Roy Stewart                    4-3-2
 1942   Roy Stewart                    1-5-2
 1943   no team - World War II
 1944   Roy Stewart                    5-  2
 1945   Roy Stewart                    5-2-1
 1946   Jim Moore                      5-  5
 1947   Jim Moore                      6-  3
 1948   Fred Faurot                    9-1-1
 1949   Fred Faurot                    1-7-1
 1950   Fred Faurot                    7-2-1
 1951   Fred Faurot                    8-  1
 1952   Fred Faurot                    4-  4
 1953   Fred Faurot                    3-  6
 1954   Fred Faurot                    5-  4
 1955   Fred Faurot                    6-  4
 1956   Jim Cullivan                   6-  4
 1957   Jim Cullivan                   3-5-1
 1958   Jim Cullivan                   3-  7
 1959   Jim Cullivan                   0- 10
 1960   Don Shelton                    5-  5
 1961   Don Shelton                    4-  6
 1962   Don Shelton                    5-  5
 1963   Don Shelton                    5-  5
 1964   Don Shelton                    5-4-1
 1965   Don Shelton                    2-6-2
 1966   Don Shelton                    0- 10
 1967   Bill Furgerson                 4-  6
 1968   Bill Furgerson                 7-2-1
 1969   Bill Furgerson                 5-4-1
 1970   Bill Furgerson                 4-  6
 1971   Bill Furgerson                 5-4-1
 1972   Bill Furgerson                 4-  6
 1973   Bill Furgerson                 7-  3
 1974   Bill Furgerson                 9-  2
 1975   Bill Furgerson                 4-5-1
 1976   Bill Furgerson                 5-  6
 1977   Bill Furgerson                 6-  5
 1978   Mike Gottfried                 4-  7
 1979   Mike Gottfried                 9-2-1
 1980   Mike Gottfried                 9-  2
 1981   Frank Beamer                   8-  3
 1982   Frank Beamer                   4-  7
 1983   Frank Beamer                   7-  4
 1984   Frank Beamer                   9-  2
 1985   Frank Beamer                   7-3-1
 1986   Frank Beamer                   7-4-1  0-1
 1987   Frank Beamer                   6-  5
 1988   Mike Mahoney                   4-  6
 1989   Mike Mahoney                   6-4-1
 1990   Mike Mahoney                   2-  9
 1991   Mike Mahoney                   3-  8
 1992   Mike Mahoney                   2-  9
 1993   Houston Nutt                   4-  7
 1994   Houston Nutt                   5-  6
 1995   Houston Nutt                  11-  1  0-1
 1996   Houston Nutt                  11-  2  0-1
 1997   Denver Johnson                 7-  4
 1998   Denver Johnson                 7-  4
 1999   Denver Johnson                 7-  4
 2000   Joe Pannunzio                  6-  5
 2001   Joe Pannunzio                  4-  6
 2002   Joe Pannunzio                  7-  5  0-1
 2003   Joe Pannunzio                  4-  8
 2004   Joe Pannunzio                  7-  4
 2005   Joe Pannunzio                  2-  9
 2006   Matt Griffin                   1- 10
 2007   Matt Griffin                   2-  9
 2008   Matt Griffin                   5-  7
 2009   Matt Griffin                   3-  8
 2010   Chris Hatcher                  6-  5
 2011   Chris Hatcher                  7-  4
 2012   Chris Hatcher                  5-  6
 2013   Chris Hatcher                  6-  6
 
 Overall Record:    465-401-36  (.535)        FCS Playoff Record: 0-4
 
                        Murray State Coaching Records
                        -----------------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1924      Irby Koffman          1             3      3      3   .500
 1925-30   Carlisle Cutchin      6            37     11      4   .750
 1931      Ray Morgan            1             5      3      1   .611
 1932-45   Roy Stewart          13            64     36     13   .624
 1946-47   Jim Moore             2            11      8      0   .579
 1948-55   Fred Faurot           8            43     29      3   .593
 1956-59   Jim Cullivan          4            12     26      1   .321
 1960-66   Don Shelton           7            26     41      3   .393
 1967-77   Bill Furgerson       11            60     49      4   .549
 1978-80   Mike Gottfried        3            22     11      1   .662
 1981-86   Frank Beamer          6            42     23      2   .642
 1987-92   Mike Mahoney          6            23     41      1   .362
 1993-96   Houston Nutt          4            31     16      0   .660
 1997-99   Denver Johnson        3            21     12      0   .636
 2000-05   Joe Pannunzio         6            30     37      0   .448
 2006-09   Matt Griffin          4            11     34      0   .244
 2010-     Chris Hatcher         4            24     21      0   .533
 
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