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                 *** Sam Houston State University Directory ***
 
                             From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Huntsville, Texas
 Total Enrollment:  17,618
 Founded:           1879
 Nickname:          Bearkats
 Colors:            Orange and White
 Conference:        Southland
 Stadium:           Elliott T. Bowers Stadium (12,975)
 Surface:           RealGrassPro
 Mascot:            Sammy Bearkat, Airkat
 
 President:         Dr. Dana Gibson
 Athletic Director: Bobby Williams
 Head Coach:        Willie Fritz
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Playoff Games
 ----   -----                         ------- -------------
 1912   S.R. Warner                    2-  2
 1913   S.R. Warner                    3-1-1
 1914   Gene Barry                     3-  2
 1915   Gene Barry                     5-1-1
 1916   Gene Barry                     5-  2
 1917   Gene Barry                     1-  3
 1918   no team (WWI)
 1919   Gene Barry                     0-  7
 1920   James Gee                      1-3-2
 1921   James Gee                      3-1-2
 1922   James Gee                      2-  3
 1923   J.W. Jones                     4-  4
 1924   J.W. Jones                     2-5-1
 1925   J.W. Jones                     5-  4
 1926   J.W. Jones                     5-2-1
 1927   J.W. Jones                     4-4-1
 1928   J.W. Jones                     5-5-1
 1929   J.W. Jones                     6-3-1
 1930   J.W. Jones                     9-  1
 1931   J.W. Jones                     3-  6
 1932   J.W. Jones                     2-5-1
 1933   J.W. Jones                     3-4-2
 1934   J.W. Jones                     3-4-2
 1935   J.W. Jones                     3-  6
 1936   H.O. Crawford                  2-  7
 1937   H.O. Crawford                  5-  5
 1938   T.F. Wilson                    8-  2
 1939   T.F. Wilson                    6-2-2
 1940   T.F. Wilson                    8-  2
 1941   T.F. Wilson                    2-7-1
 1942   T.F. Wilson                    5-  3
 1943   no team (WWII)
 1944   no team (WWII)
 1945   no team (WWII)
 1946   T.F. Wilson                    6-2-1
 1947   T.F. Wilson                    3-  6
 1948   T.F. Wilson                    0-9-1
 1949   T.F. Wilson                    3-  7
 1950   T.F. Wilson                    5-  5
 1951   T.F. Wilson                    4-4-1
 1952   Paul Pierce                    6-  4  Shrimp (W) NE Oklahoma, 41-20
 1953   Paul Pierce                    9-  1  Refrig (W) College of Idaho,14-12
 1954   Paul Pierce                    6-  4
 1955   Paul Pierce                    6-1-2
 1956   Paul Pierce                   10-  0  Refrigerator (W)
 TennesseeSt,27-13
 1957   Paul Pierce                    3-5-1
 1958   Paul Pierce                    7-  3  Christmas (L) Northwestern, 18-11
 1959   Paul Pierce                    5-  5
 1960   Paul Pierce                    3-  6
 1961   Paul Pierce                    8-  1
 1962   Paul Pierce                    5-3-1
 1963   Paul Pierce                    4-3-1
 1964   Paul Pierce                   *9-1-1
 1965   Paul Pierce                    4-  6
 1966   Paul Pierce                    6-3-1
 1967   Paul Pierce                    3-  6
 1968   Tom Page                       5-4-1
 1969   Tom Page                       3-6-1
 1970   Tom Page                       8-2-1
 1971   Tom Page                       4-  7
 1972   Allen Boren                    5-  6
 1973   Allen Boren                    2-  8
 1974   Billy Tidwell                  4-  7
 1975   Billy Tidwell                  3-  8
 1976   Billy Tidwell                  3-5-1
 1977   Billy Tidwell                  1- 10
 1978   Melvin Brown                   6-  5
 1979   Melvin Brown                   1-  9
 1980   Melvin Brown                   3-  7
 1981   Melvin Brown                   2-  8
 1982   Ron Randleman                  3-  8
 1983   Ron Randleman                  4-  7
 1984   Ron Randleman                  8-  3
 1985   Ron Randleman                  8-  3
 1986   Ron Randleman                  9-  3  0-1
 1987   Ron Randleman                  8-  3
 1988   Ron Randleman                  3-  8
 1989   Ron Randleman                  3-  8
 1990   Ron Randleman                  4-  7
 1991   Ron Randleman                  8-3-1  0-1
 1992   Ron Randleman                  6-3-2
 1993   Ron Randleman                  4-  7
 1994   Ron Randleman                  6-  5
 1995   Ron Randleman                  5-  5
 1996   Ron Randleman                  4-  7
 1997   Ron Randleman                  5-  6
 1998   Ron Randleman                  3-  8
 1999   Ron Randleman                  6-  5
 2000   Ron Randleman                  7-  4
 2001   Ron Randleman                 10-  3  1-1
 2002   Ron Randleman                  4-  7
 2003   Ron Randleman                  2-  9
 2004   Ron Randleman                 11-  3  2-1
 2005   Todd Whitten                   3-  7
 2006   Todd Whitten                   6-  5
 2007   Todd Whitten                   7-  4
 2008   Todd Whitten                   4-  6
 2009   Todd Whitten                   5-  6
 2010   Willie Fritz                   6-  5
 2011   Willie Fritz                  14-  1  3-1
 2012   Willie Fritz                  11-  4  3-1
 2013   Willie Fritz                   8-  4  1-0
 
 * - National Champion. (NAIA)
 
 Overall Record:    475-450-37  (.513)        FCS Playoff Record:10-6
 
                      Sam Houston Coaching Records
                      ----------------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1912-13   S.R. Warner           2             5      3      1   .555
 1914-18,19Gene Barry            6            14     15      2   .483
 1920-22   James Gee             3             6      7      4   .429
 1923-35   J.W. Jones           13            54     53     10   .503
 1936-37   H.O. Crawford         2             7     12      0   .368
 1938-42,
   46-51   T.F. Wilson          11            50     49      6   .504
 1952-67   Paul Pierce          16            94     52      7   .631
 1968-71   Tom Page              4            20     19      3   .512
 1972-73   Allen Boren           2             7     14      0   .333
 1974-77   Billy Tidwell         4            11     30      1   .256
 1978-81   Melvin Brown          4            12     29      0   .293
 1982-2004 Ron Randleman        23           131    125      3   .511
 2005-09   Todd Whitten          5            25     28      0   .472
 2010-     Willie Fritz          4            39     14      0   .736
 
 
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