Special Events:
FCS Polls
All-America Teams
More FCS
FCS Extras
More Football
 
                    *** Missouri State University Directory ***
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Springfield, Missouri
 Total Enrollment:  23,071
 Founded:           1905
 Nickname:          Bears
 Colors:            Maroon & White
 Conference:        Missouri Valley
 Stadium:           Plaster Field (16.300)
 Surface:           FieldTurf
 Mascot:            Boomer
 
 President:         Clifton M. Smart (Interim)
 Athletic Director: Kyle Moats
 Head Coach:        Terry Allen
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Playoff Games
 ----   -----                         ------- -------------
 1909   Walter Langston                4-  2
 1910   Corliss Buchanan               1-  4
 1911   Corliss Buchanan               1-  6
 1912   Arthur Briggs                  0-  4
 1913   no team
 1914   Arthur Briggs                  6-  0
 1915   Arthur Briggs                  4-  2
 1916   Arthur Briggs                  2-2-2
 1917   Arthur Briggs                  3-1-1
 1918   Paul Andrews                   1-  2
 1919   Arthur Briggs                  3-  4
 1920   Arthur Briggs                  2-  6
 1921   Arthur Briggs                  3-  4
 1922   Arthur Briggs                  7-  0
 1923   Arthur Briggs                  7-  2
 1924   Arthur Briggs                  1-6-1
 1925   Arthur Briggs                  4-2-2
 1926   Arthur Briggs                  3-  5
 1927   Arthur Briggs                  4-  3
 1928   Arthur Briggs                  7-1-1
 1929   Arthur Briggs                  6-2-1
 1930   Arthur Briggs                  4-  5
 1931   Arthur Briggs                  5-2-1
 1932   Arthur Briggs                  3-2-2
 1933   Arthur Briggs                  2-  5
 1934   Andrew McDonald                1-5-1
 1935   Andrew McDonald                3-4-1
 1936   Andrew McDonald                1-5-2
 1937   Andrew McDonald                0-8-1
 1938   Howard Blair                   5-2-2
 1939   Howard Blair                   7-1-1
 1940   Howard Blair                  10-  0
 1941   Howard Blair                   8-  3
 1942   Howard Blair                   2-7-1
 1943   no team (World War II)
 1944   no team (World War II)
 1945   Howard Blair                   5-1-2
 1946   Howard Blair                   2-  6
 1947   Tommy O'Boyle                  7-2-1
 1948   Tommy O'Boyle                  9-  2  Mo-Kan (L) Emporia State, 34-20
 1949   Fred Thomsen                   5-4-1
 1950   Fred Thomsen                   5-4-2
 1951   Fred Thomsen                   6-3-1
 1952   Fred Thomsen                   3-  6
 1953   Bill Dellastatious             3-  6
 1954   Bill Dellastatious             2-  6
 1955   Harold Stratton                2-6-1
 1956   Aldo Sebben                    3-  6
 1957   Aldo Sebben                    4-4-1
 1958   Aldo Sebben                    4-  5
 1959   Aldo Sebben                    4-  5
 1960   Aldo Sebben                    2-  7
 1961   Orville Pottenger              4-4-1
 1962   Orville Pottenger              5-3-1
 1963   Orville Pottenger              9-  1  MineralWater(L)Northern Ill,
 21-14
 1964   Orville Pottenger              6-  4
 1965   Jim Mentis                     7-  3
 1966   Jim Mentis                     7-  4  MineralWater(L)Adams State, 14-8
 1967   Jim Mentis                     4-  6
 1968   Jim Mentis                     2-  8
 1969   Don Cross                      0- 10
 1970   Don Cross                      2-7-1
 1971   Don Cross                      1-8-1
 1972   Don Cross                      4-  6
 1973   Don Cross                      3-  7
 1974   Don Cross                      7-  3
 1975   Don Cross                      6-4-1
 1976   Rich Johanningmeier            5-  6
 1977   Rich Johanningmeier            6-3-1
 1978   Rich Johanningmeier            8-  3
 1979   Rich Johanningmeier            7-  4
 1980   Rich Johanningmeier            6-  5
 1981   Rich Johanningmeier            3-5-2
 1982   Rich Johanningmeier            5-  6
 1983   Rich Johanningmeier            6-  5
 1984   Rich Johanningmeier            6-3-1
 1985   Rich Johanningmeier            6-4-1
 1986   Jesse Branch                   3-  7
 1987   Jesse Branch                   5-  6
 1988   Jesse Branch                   5-  5
 1989   Jesse Branch                  10-  3  1-1
 1990   Jesse Branch                   9-  3  0-1
 1991   Jesse Branch                   6-4-1
 1992   Jesse Branch                   6-  5
 1993   Jesse Branch                   7-  4
 1994   Jesse Branch                   4-  7
 1995   Del Miller                     4-  7
 1996   Del Miller                     7-  4
 1997   Del Miller                     5-  6
 1998   Del Miller                     5-  6
 1999   Randy Bell                     5-  6
 2000   Randy Bell                     5-  6
 2001   Randy Bell                     6-  5
 2002   Randy Bell                     4-  7
 2003   Randy Bell                     4-  7
 2004   Randy Bell                     6-  5
 2005   Randy Bell                     4-  6
 2006   Randy Bell                     2-  9
 2007   Terry Allen                    6-  5
 2008   Terry Allen                    4-  7
 2009   Terry Allen                    6-  5
 2010   Terry Allen                    5-  6
 2011   Terry Allen                    2-  9
 2012   Terry Allen                    3-  8
 2013   Terry Allen                    5-  7
 
 Overall Record:    639-423-40  (.598)        FCS Playoff Record: 1-2
 
                        Missouri State Coaching Records
                        -------------------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1909      Walter Langston       1             4      2      0   .667
 1910-11   Corliss Buchanan      2             2     10      0   .167
 1912-17   Arthur Briggs         5            15      9      3   .611
 1918      Paul Andrews          1             1      2      0   .333
 1919-33   Arthur Briggs        15            61     49      8   .551
 Total     Arthur Briggs        20            76     58     11   .562
 1934-37   Andrew McDonald       4             5     22      5   .234
 1938-46   Howard Blair          7            39     20      6   .646
 1947-48   Tommy O'Boyle         2            16      4      1   .786
 1949-52   Fred Thompson         4            19     17      4   .525
 1953-54   Bill Dellastatious    2             5     12      0   .294
 1955      Harold Stratton       1             2      6      1   .278
 1956-60   Aldo Sebben           5            17     27      1   .389
 1961-64   Orville Pettenger     4            24     12      2   .658
 1965-68   Jim Mentis            4            20     21      0   .488
 1969-75   Don Cross             7            23     45      3   .345
 1976-85   Rich Johanningmeier  10            58     44      5   .565
 1986-94   Jesse Branmch         9            55     44      1   .555
 1995-98   Del Miller            4            21     23      0   .485
 1999-2006 Randy Ball            8            36     51      0   .414
 2007-     Terry Allen           7            31     47      0   .397
 
 
 12/12 15:54:03 ET


FCS Football News
· Ivy League teams to kick off 2014 season

· Southern says player was eligible

· FCS Game of the Week: Montana at North Dakota State

More News

Walter Payton Award
Year Winner Votes Finalists Misc
2013 Jimmy Garoppolo Votes 2013 History
2012 Taylor Heinicke Votes 2012 Past
2011 Bo Levi Mitchell Votes 2011 Winners
Buck Buchanan Award
Year Winner Votes Finalists Misc
2013 Brad Daly Votes 2013 History
2012 Caleb Schreibeis Votes 2012 Past
2011 Matt Evans Votes 2011 Winners
Eddie Robinson Award
Year Winner Votes Finalists Misc
2013 Craig Bohl Votes 2013 History
2012 Craig Bohl Votes 2012 Past
2011 Rob Ambrose Votes 2011 Winners
Jerry Rice Award
Year Winner Votes Finalists Misc
2013 Cooper Kupp Votes 2013 History
2012 John Robertson Votes 2012 Past
2011 Terrance West Votes 2011 Winners